Body found after mobile home goes up in flames in Ville Platte

State News

Courtesy: Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office

The Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a mobile home fire in Ville Platte, where a body was found inside.

According to the state fire marshal’s Facebook page, the fire broke out at a mobile home in the 5500 block of St. Landry Highway shortly before 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

A body was found later inside the home by firefighters. The case is under investigation.

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