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Victim identified in trailer fire

2 years 7 months 3 weeks ago March 02, 2014 Mar 2, 2014 Sunday, March 02 2014 March 02, 2014 9:40 AM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Greg Renoud

JARREAU, La. - Pointe Coupee fire officials say a man was killed during a trailer fire Saturday afternoon.

The fire was on the 5000 block of Island Rd. in Jarreau.

Officials say victim is believed to be Henry Jipson, 85.

Fire fighters say the fire started in the living room area and Jipson was found in a different room.

An autopsy is planned for early this week, where officials will confirm the victim's identity and cause of death.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.


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