May 23, 2013 4:40 PM by Tonya LaCoste
Lafayette fire investigators determined a tractor used to pull a kiddie train is what caught fire around 3:00 this afternoon at Prairie Elementary. According to Lafayette Fire Dept. Public Information Officer Alton Trahan, the train was used during the students' end-of-the-year fun day. The carnival had ended when the fire broke out, and no children were around. The fire is out.