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State Fire Marshals Investigating Maurepas Fire Involving One Death

The Maurepas Fire Department was called to the 15000 block of Herman Berthelot for a report of a structure fire around 12:45 a.m.

Posted: May 24, 2021 3:28 PM
Updated: May 24, 2021 3:30 PM

The Maurepas Fire Department was called to the 15000 block of Herman Berthelot for a report of a structure fire around 12:45 a.m. Upon arrival, three structures were affected by fire— an occupied residence, a camper and an unoccupied mobile home.

Firefighters later discovered the remains of an individual inside of the residence.

No details on the victim are available at this time. More information will be released as it becomes available.

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