Firefighters battle early morning structure fire in Clarence

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District #3 with mutual aid assistance from Natchitoches Parish Fire District #9 responded to NATCOM 911 Center reports of a structure fire on July 7 around 2:59 am in the 300 block of Hwy. 1225 approximately 1/4 mile south of Hwy. 6 in Clarence, according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Units arrived on scene finding the structure fully engulfed. No one was home at the time of the fire.
Six fire units including a aerial unit from Natchitoches Parish Fire District #9 battled the blaze.
According to NPFD #3 Chief Sammy Ragan, the home owned by K. Grayson and T. Owens was a total loss. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.
As of 8:58 am NPFD #9 were still on scene mopping up hot spots. A portion of Hwy. 1225 was closed off by deputies during the fire. There were no injuries reported.
Images courtesy of Natchitoches Parish Fire Districts # 3 and #9.