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No injuries reported in car fire near Opelousas

Posted at 4:56 PM, Mar 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-14 17:56:57-04

No injuries were reported in a car fire that happened near Opelousas Sunday afternoon.

The car caught on fire while the driver was operating the vehicle near Country Ridge Road. Witnesses tell KATC that several people tried to put out the fire with water and a fire extinguisher, but it wasn't brought under control until firefighters arrived.

Here are some pictures and video from the scene:

Opelousas car fire