The Scott Fire department was dispatched to a residential fire early Sunday morning. Just after 6:47 a.m. firefighters arrived in the 1100 block of Roper Drive at the Shiloh Mobile Home Park.
The mobile home located at, 1111 Roper Drive Lot 16, had extremely dense fire shooting through the... more »
A major fire destroys a Lafayette home on Thanksgiving Day.
Around 7 o'clock Thursday evening, the Lafayette Fire Department responded to a blaze in the twenty-five hundred block of Ambassador Caffery behind Everybody Rides. The mobile home was fully engulfed when crews arrived, and the fire did cause damage... more »
DONALDSONVILLE, La. (AP) - The Donaldsonville City Council plans to discuss next week whether to amend its law regulating mobile homes within city limits. The Advocate reports council members chose during Tuesday's meeting to place the issue on the Sept. 19 Committee of the Whole agenda for further discussion. At... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Companies that manufactured mobile homes for the Federal Emergency Management Agency after Hurricane Katrina are nearing a settlement to resolve thousands of claims that the emergency shelters exposed Gulf Coast storm victims to potentially dangerous fumes, court records show. A proposed class-action settlement involving about two... more »
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a 36-year-old man whose body was found in front of his mobile home. Sheriff Tony Mancuso tells the American Press that a relative found the body of Paul Edward Lee just before 6 p.m. Tuesday.... more »
On Thursday March 25, 2010 at approximately 10:50am Lafayette Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the 9400 Block of West Congress Street in reference to a traffic accident. Upon arrival deputies discovered that a 2006 Chevy pickup truck traveling north on West Congress failed to negotiate a left hand curve. The... more »
Baton Rouge, January 9, 2010. State Fire Marshal Butch Browning announced that three overnight fires in Shreveport, Westwego and Denham Springs each claimed the lives of three people. "It was a very tragic night for our State as our Firefighters responded to many fires, three of which proved deadly, we... more »