A 67-year-old woman was killed in a fire at an apartment complex in Eunice this afternoon.
Fire marshals' duties and Eunice police officers responded to the fire at the Sweetridge Apartments in the 1500 block of W Maple Ave.
The female victim was using a mechanical oxygen distribution system, and the fire started nearby, according to a spokesperson for the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal.
The identity of the victim has not yet been released.
We will update the story when we have more information.