Firefighters battle blaze at Herbert House

Building once was site of transitional housing for men for Christian Service
Published: May. 30, 2022 at 9:54 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Shreveport firefighters battled a blaze at a building that once was site of transitional housing for men for Christian Service.

The fire at the two-story, wood-frame Herbert House was reported at 9:30 p.m. Monday, May 30, Caddo 911 dispatch records show.

The Fire Department initially sent 14 units to the scene at Sprague Street at Lawrence Street. That number later grew to 18.

Shreveport Fire on the scene at the old Herbert House on Sprague St. The building is vacant. Over 16 units on scene.

Posted by Shreveport Fire Department on Monday, May 30, 2022

A couple police units now also are on the scene.

This is a developing situation. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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