At approximately 12: 23pm, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies and Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District #7 responded to a vehicle fire on La. Hwy 485 near Mallard Hill Road in west Natchitoches Parish according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies say the 2004 Ford pickup truck was a total loss.
The driver stated it appeared the fire originated with a tire failure.
There were no injuries.