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One dead in Ville Platte mobile home fire

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Posted at 1:39 PM, May 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-25 14:39:55-04

State Fire Marshal deputies are investigating a fatal mobile home fire in Ville Platte.

The Marshal's Office say the fire happened just before 11:30 p.m. Sunday, May 24, 2020. The Ward 5 Fire Protection District responded to the fire located in the 5500 block of St. Landry Highway.

The structure was a mobile home. After putting out the fire, the fire marshal's office says crews discovered a body inside.

No further details were released.

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