Slidell, La. – St. Tammany Fire District #1 responded to the report of a structure fire at 60516 Dixie Ranch Road in Slidell Saturday.
Firefighters arrived on the scene in just under 7 minutes to find a 2000 square foot home completely engulfed in flames.
Firefighters set up a defensive attack and were able to bring the fire under control within 18 minutes of arriving on the scene.
The fire was reported by a man who had apparently been living in the house while it was being renovated.
The abandoned home was totally destroyed, and the cause of the fire is currently under investigation.
No injuries were reported.