Caddo Fire Dist. 3 investigate bar fire

CADDO PARISH, LA (KSLA) - The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office and Caddo Fire District 3 investigate a fire early Monday morning at an Ark-La-Tex bar.

The fire broke out just after 4:30 a.m. at John Henry's Saloon, located in the 11600 block of Highway 80, near the Louisiana-Texas state line.

According to officials along with Caddo Fire Districts 3, 4 and 5 as well as the Waskom, Texas Fire Department responded to the blaze.

A dispatch for the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office says that someone allegedly broke into the bar and started the fire, but that has yet to be confirmed.

Reportedly it took firefighters about 20 minutes to get the fire under control.

As of last check no injuries has been reported and the bar only suffered moderate damage. The cause has yet to be determined.

We've been told that the Louisiana State Fire Marshals Office is investigating.

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