At least two dozen units respond to 2-alarm fire at condo complex on Fairfield Ave. in Shreveport

Firefighters rescue 2 dogs, battle blaze for more than 8 hours

At least two dozen units respond to 2-alarm fire at condo complex on Fairfield Ave. in Shreveport
At least two dozen crews with the Shreveport Fire Department responded to this blaze on Fairfield Avenue near Dudley Drive on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (Source: KSLA)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Crews responded to the scene of a two-alarm fire Wednesday afternoon at a condo complex in Shreveport.

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Posted by KSLA News 12 on Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The fire happened Wednesday, April 21 around 1:45 p.m. at the Fairfield Oaks condo complex in the 2800 block of Fairfield Avenue near Dudley Drive. At least two dozen units with the Shreveport Fire Department responded to the scene, as well as at least eight units from the Shreveport Police Department.

There are 30 condos in the complex. It’s unclear at this time how many have been damaged, or the extent of that damage.

A second alarm was called around 2 p.m.

Firefighters battle Fairfield Oaks blaze for 8+ hours; fire leaves dozens of people homeless

No injuries have been reported at this time. The fire reportedly started in the attic. Investigators are still working to determine the cause.

Firefighters were seen giving oxygen to a small dog carried out of the complex.

2-ALARM FIRE: Blaze destroys Fairfield condominium complex; firefighters rescue 1 resident, 2 dogs

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

Flames shoot through condos; no injuries

The Shreveport Fire Department will be on scene of the Fairfield Oaks Condominiums for hours. The two alarm fire that...

Posted by Shreveport Fire Department on Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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