Posted: Mar 30, 2013 10:26 AM by katc
Updated: Mar 30, 2013 10:30 AM
The Lafayette Fire Department is still investigating what caused a fire last night in Broussard. Crews were called out to 109 Moulin Street around 11:35 pm Friday. Broussard, Youngsville, Milton, and Scott Fire Departments responded. The fire started in the attic and consumed the entire roof. The interior of the dwelling sustained heavy water and smoke damage as well.
The owners were out of town. A friend was at the house at the time of the fire. A fireplace on the patio was in use when the fire was noticed. The occupant noticed flames coming from ceiling of the patio.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.