- Staff Reporter
Shreveport Firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire located at 517 Allen Ave
at 6:04am this morning. Shreveport Fire Department’s Engine 4 was the first unit on
scene at 6:08am. Upon arrival Engine 4 reported heavy smoke and flames coming from
the structure and initiated fire attack operations.
It took twenty-five firefighters twenty-seven minutes to bring the fire under control. Both
units in the duplex were vacant and no utilities were connected. The building was heavily
damaged in the fire. No injuries to civilians or firefighters were reported. The cause of
this fire remains under investigation.
Article sourced from provided press release.