Fire put out at DeRidder Best Western

Fire put out at DeRidder Best Western
DeRidder Fire Department believes the fire starting in the hotel Awning (Source: DFD)
DeRidder Fire Department believes the fire starting in the hotel Awning (Source: DFD)

DERIDDER, LA (KPLC) - DeRidder Fire Chief Kenneth Harlow says that the fire department received a call at 5:31 P.M. on August 19, 2018 regarding a fire at a Best Western on North Pine Street.

After arriving on scene the fire department was able to safely evacuate everyone from the building.

Chief Harlow says that the fire was contained by 7:00 P.M.

The fire department believes the fire began in the attic of the drive thru awning near the main office.

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