At least a dozen units respond to house fire in north Shreveport

At least a dozen units respond to house fire in north Shreveport
Crews with the Shreveport Fire Department responded to to a fire at this home in the 1700 block of Jamison Street on Monday, April 5, 2021. (Source: KSLA)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Emergency crews responded to the scene of a house fire in Shreveport on Monday afternoon.

The call went out around 4:15 p.m. Monday, April 5 for a home in the 1700 block of Simpkins Street.

Light smoke was coming from the front of the one-story, wood-frame house when the first fire engine arrived at 4:19 p.m., the Shreveport Fire Department reports.

It took a dozen firefighters and four units 10 minutes to bring the fire under control. A couple rooms sustained heavy damage.

Crews with the Shreveport Fire Department responded to to a fire at this home in the 1700 block of Jamison Street on Monday, April 5, 2021.
Crews with the Shreveport Fire Department responded to to a fire at this home in the 1700 block of Jamison Street on Monday, April 5, 2021. (Source: KSLA)

SFD officials say no injuries were reported. It appears the home was vacant at the time of the fire.

No other information is currently available. We will update this story when we know more.

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