Firefighters extinguish house fire

Sunday October 15, 2023 at 19:21 Red River Fire District was dispatched to the report of a structure fire with all occupants out of the residence. While enroute Red River EMS was dispatched to the scene to be on standby.

RRFD arrived on scene to find heavy fire showing from Bravo side window with heavy smoke throughout. Fire crews performed a transitional fire attack from Bravo side, transitioning into an interior fire attack. While interior fire attack was underway, a primary search was completed to rule out any possible victims. This incident was called under control at 20:05. No injuries were reported from this incident.

While packing up hose and putting equipment back on the trucks, future firefighter Cedric lent a helping hand to Firefighter Colbey Bryant and the rest of the crew. Thank you Cedric for all of your help, and were looking forward to seeing you on your visit to the fire station.

Red River Fire District would like to say thank you to the agencies that played a role in this incident. Red River EMS, Red River Parish Sheriff’s office, and Coushatta PD.

RRFD would also like to say thank you to the firefighters of Red River Parish who protect our community.