Person pulled from burning car in Jennings hospital parking lot

Posted at 2:32 PM, Jul 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-12 15:32:22-04

A person was pulled from a burning car in the parking lot of a Jennings hospital Thursday afternoon.

The fire happened at the Jennings American Legion Hospital and the condition of the victim is unknown at this time, according to Jennings Police Chief Danny Semmes, spokesman for the department. The victim was taken inside the hospital’s emergency room, stated Semmes.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.