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SFD unit crashes into power pole in Mooretown

Image from the wreck involving Engine 14 with the Shreveport Fire Department.
Image from the wreck involving Engine 14 with the Shreveport Fire Department.(KSLA)
Published: Jun. 29, 2021 at 9:40 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Engine 14, a unit with the Shreveport Fire Department, was in a wreck Tuesday, June 29, just after 8 p.m.

The incident occurred in the 3100 block of Morrow Street in the city’s Mooretown neighborhood.

The SFD unit was returning to the station after responding to a call when, for as yet unknown reasons, the vehicle left the roadway, ran into a ditch and crashed into a power pole. The power connected to that pole is still out at this time.

Officials also reported heavy damage to the front passenger side of the vehicle.

An SFD fire captain was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to be fine. The other two people inside the vehicle are said to be in good condition.

The incident is under investigation by SFD and the Shreveport Police Department.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSLA News 12 for updates.

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