Benoit Ford Provides Update After Fire Destroyed Dealership
Over the weekend, we were sad to report that Benoit Ford in DeRidder was on fire. A fire that began early Saturday Morning and continued through the morning to the afternoon. Owner Jason Benoit provided the community with an update on what they will be doing going forward.
Benoit Ford is a part of the Benoit Motors family and is located at 18982 Johnnie B Hall Memorial Hwy, DeRidder, Louisiana. Benoit Ford is VERY active in the local community, whether it's in schools, festivals, charities, communities, and more.
Here is the initial post from Owner Jason Benoit per his Facebook Page...
We are sad but we are Blessed! Buildings can be rebuilt. Our Team is Hurt Emotionally but we will Return Stronger than ever! I will post any updates on our Ford page as we develop the plan. - Jason Benoit
Some of the community and employees of Benoit Ford took to social media to express their thoughts on the fire. Here are a few of those.
WE WILL BE BACK!!! BENOIT STRONG This was our livelihood. This is how we provide for our families. If there’s anything I know for sure it’s GOD has a plan. BENOIT is a huge supporter in the community. He goes above and beyond for everyone. It’s time to return the favor. Thanks for all the calls and text from everyone. Now to see what the future holds. - Isaiah Langley
Here are some of the images from the scene.
On Monday, the Benoit sales team is back to work and can assist you with any of your needs.
On Sunday Morning, Owner Jason Benoit provided an update on what the process will look like going forward for the recovery process.
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