The state fire marshal’s office says a firefighter in West Feliciana Parish was killed in the line of duty Tuesday night. The fireman was working a wreck on US 61 north of St. Francisville when he was struck by a vehicle. His name has not been released.

"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of this dedicated firefighter, as well as to his fire service family and the community of West Feliciana Parish," Fire Marshal Butch Browning said in a statement on his Facebook page.