OPELOUSAS, La. (KLFY) – UPDATE: Authorities said a man and his dog were killed in an overnight fire in Opelousas. The victim has been identified as 42-year-old Richard Trent Lane.
ORIGINAL: The Opelousas Fire Department is investigating a structure fire on Elementary Lane near S. Market Street.
According to Fire Chief Charles Mason, a fatality has been reported. No other details have been released at this time.
News 10 has a crew en route to the scene and will bring you updates as they come in.