A Fort Hood soldier is dead after exchanging gunfire with a patrol unit near Kouma Lake Friday morning.
At 3:20 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to reports of a suspected vehicle in the Kouma Lake area.
A major two-vehicle crash involving a semi killed one person near the city of Ruston Thursday night.
At 11:30 p.m., state troopers responded to the wreck on Interstate 20, about 12 miles west of Ruston.
Residents of a Bossier City home were able to esape a fire this morning, but were not able to save their pets.
At 5 a.m., Bossier City emergency crews were alerted to a house fire in the 4100 block of Parkway Drive.
As of 12:20 p.m., if the current reported number of 27 killed holds, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut would be the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history behind Virginia Tech.