Two die in fire at apartment complex in Grand Isle, State Fire Marshal investigating
POSTED: Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 11:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 11:04am
GRAND ISLE, LA (NBC33) — Two people died last night during a fire that broke out at an apartment complex located in Grand Isle, La.
The State Fire Marshal’s Office is currently investigating the case. They say the fire was reported at roughly 9:32 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26. When firefighters arrived to the home located at Willow Creek Apartments on Highway 1 in Grand Isle, they found the apartment still burning.
Upon investigation it was discovered that two individuals were located inside the home. An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death.
The fire also caused damage to several apartment units on the second floor.
The State’s Fire Marshal’s Office continues to work to determine the cause of the fire.