Church catches fire in Lafayette - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Church catches fire in Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, LA (KPLC) - Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Lafayette caught fire on Friday morning.

Fire investigators believe the blaze began in the attic, but they do not know how much damage was done.

The fire has been extinguished, but investigators will not know more until they are able to enter the church, located on Martin Luther King Drive in Lafayette.

A section of the road in front of the church has been closed, but is expected to reopen Friday afternoon.

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