LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - LAKE CHARLES, LA. (KPLC) — UPDATE: KPLC was able to talk with the owner of the house Murray Orsot who believes the house is a total loss, as well as the vehicle in the garage.
"These things can be replaced, but life can't. So I am thankful that everyone is safe," Orsot said.
He woke to the fire at around 4:00 a.m. and was able to get him, his daughter, and dog out safely.
The fire spread to D'Town Custom, a local business, where it received some damage on the inside of the building.
The city's fire department is investigating a blaze that struck a Lake Charles home and a nearby business early today.
There are no reports of any injuries in the Deaton Street fire.
The home was fully engulfed when crews arrived around 4 a.m.