Scott Fire Department arrived on scene to head on collision, with one of the vehicles on fire

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Scott, La. (Scott FD Chief)- On Saturday, April 6, 2019, at 3:30 p.m., Scott Fire Department was dispatched to vehicle accident in the 400 Block of Heide Circle.

Upon arrival firefighters observed a head on collision, with one of the vehicles on fire. The fire was quickly extinguished, and the drivers of both vehicles were able to safely escape before fire personnel arrived.

The driver of the burning vehicle received medical attention at the scene and was transported to a local hospital for what appeared to be non-life threating injuries. The driver of the second vehicle did not require any medical attention.

The cause of the wreck is currently under investigation by the Lafayette Parish Sherriff Office.

No firefighters were injured result of the incident.

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