One person dead in Morehouse Parish fire

Courtesy: KNOE
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MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE) - The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office says one person is dead after a house fire on Highway 138 between Mer Rouge and Collinston.

The sheriff's office says the call came in around 3:00 Sunday afternoon, and by the time they made it to the scene, the home was engulfed in flames.

They say there were multiple people in the home who escaped without injuries as well.

The State Fire Marshall is investigating the scene, however they don't suspect foul play.

KNOE has a crew on scene and will have more details in our 5:30pm and 10:00pm newscasts.