Fire destroy two-story home
FIRE LEVELS TWO STORY HOUSE: The home of Martin Petitjean III, located at 2230 West Jeff Davis, was destroyed in a quickly moving and roaring fire Wednesday afternoon. Rayne Fire Chief Lee Hebert reported about 15 volunteer firemen responded to the 12:24 p.m. alarm and remained on the scene until 5 p.m. The firefighters set up a water shuttle with the assistance of the Branch and Mire Volunteer Fire Departments. Petitjean was home and called 911 when he detected the fire.