Lafayette firefighters are investigating a barn fire in the 2200 block of Carmel Drive.

According to Alton Trahan, around 4 p.m. fire officials responded and put a fire at the barn

A little after 7:30 p.m. firefighters received a call about the barn being on fire again.

Two horses died and two other horses were released, according to Trahan. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.