POSTED: Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 9:05pm
UPDATED: Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 10:52pm
DONALDSONVILLE, LA (NBC33) — Firefighters were called to a major house fire just after four this afternoon on the 400 block of Lafourche Street in Donaldsonville.
The home was engulfed in flames and fire chief Chuck Montero says one firefighter was overcome by the heat. He was treated for heat eshaustion, but is expected to be ok.
The family that lives in the house is thankful to be alive.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.