LAPLACE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s office is investigating a church fire Saturday west of New Orleans.
The St. John Fire Department responded to the Greater Morning Star Baptist Church in LaPlace around 6:30 a.m., WVUE-TV reported.
The church was not occupied at the time of the fire.
What sparked the blaze remains under investigation.
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