KPLC-TV out of Lake Charles reported that the Oakdale Elementary School is on fire.

Fortunately, school is out for the summer in Allen Parish and there was reportedly no one at the school at time it went up in flames.

Several individuals have posted photos on Facebook from miles away and you can see the black smoke from a distance. It is always heartbreaking to see a school engulfed in flames.

We will continue to follow this breaking story.