Winnsboro house fire kills father and sons, leaves 3 others injured
WINNSBORO - The Louisiana State Fire Marshal investigators are currently on the scene of a fire that killed a father and his sons in an early morning fire in Winnsboro.
Three others were seriously injured in the fire, according to the State Fire Marshal. Investigators responded to a call around 2 a.m. Thursday in the 2000 block of Mike Street when a single-wide mobile home was engulfed in flames.
Firefighters arrived before investigators and removed 31-year-old Derrick Boley, and his three-year-old and eight-year-old sons.
All three were dead when firefighters found them, according to the State Fire Marshal.
29-year-old Victoria Guthrie, a 6-year-old child and a 19-month-old child were also injured during the fire and transported to the hospital for treatment.
Investigators determined the fire started in the kitchen. No official cause of the fire has been found yet, but the investigation is ongoing.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Ascension parish school district offers free english classes to spanish speaking parents
Bee swarm blocks area of downtown Baton Rouge
BREC selects design firms to overhaul Baton Rouge Zoo, Greenwood Park
Aramark, Baton Rouge Food Bank team up to help Florence victims
Overnight crash involving Baton Rouge police officer