Multiple units of the St George FD were dispatched to Shenandoah Elementary school at 9:09 a.m. to a report of smoke in one of the buildings.
They arrived at 9:13 a.m. to find a ceiling tile burning in one of the classrooms.
A single-car crash took the life of 56-year-old Rurid L. James of Erwinville.
The accident happened just before 4:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning on LA Highway 620 (Section Road) near LA Highway 413 in West Baton Rouge Parish.
On April 15, Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards requested Detectives with Louisiana State Police investigate a shooting in the 42000 block of Deborah Drive involving a Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Deputy.
Shortly before 10:00 a.m. on April 15, 2014, Louisiana State Police began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on LA Hwy 70 south of LA Hwy 22 in Ascension Parish. The crash took the life of 36-year-old Shelby G.
UPDATE: All lanes are open on LA Hwy 1 at I-10.
UPDATE: Port Allen Police Dept. has LA 1 (n/b) at I-10 closed for the next seven hours due to an overturned 18-wheeler.
LA-1 North is closed to traffic at I-10 in West Baton Rouge Parish due to an accident involving an overturned tractor trailer.