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Home damaged by overnight fire in Morgan City

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Posted at 6:36 AM, Jan 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-05 07:50:08-05

The Morgan City Fire Department is investigating an overnight fire on Garber Street.

The Department said firefighters were called to a home at around 10:00 pm. The call was in reference to smoke coming from the home.

Once on scene, firefighters observed heavy fire and smoke at the residence.

According to Fire Chief Alvin Cockerham, one person lives in the home but was not there at the time of the fire. No injuries were reported.

The home is believed to be a total loss.

An investigation into the cause of the fire is currently underway.

The Department shared video of the fire to their Facebook page:

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