St Tammany Fire Destroys Family’s Home

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St Tammany Fire District 12 firefighters arrived at a fire Friday morning and found a double-wide trailer ablaze.

It happened at about 4:30 a.m. in the 76000 block of Carol Drive in the Lake Ramsey community north of Covington.

In about 20 minutes, firefighters had the fire under control.  But the damage to the trailer was severe.  Nobody got hurt, but three people, including a two-year-old child, lost their home and belongings.

According to a fire department spokesman, the American Red Cross was notified to provide help for the family members.