Firefighters find man dead inside burned trailer in Livingston Parish

Firefighters find man dead inside burned trailer in Livingston Parish
East Street in Springfield (Source: Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal)

SPRINGFIELD, LA (WAFB) - Officials are investigating a fire that left a man dead and three pets badly injured early Tuesday morning.

The Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal reported a 54-year-old man was found dead inside a burned trailer on East Street in Springfield. The victim's name has not been released.

Investigators said two cats and a dog were also found severely burned.

They added the home was destroyed by the fire.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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