The plane is co-owned by Central Flying Service out of Little Rock.
ATVs were brought in to transport fire crews to the site of the plane crash.
Ouachita Parish Sheriff Jay Russell says the plane was a Beechcraft Bonanza, similar to a Cessna.
According to Ron Phillips, the flight plan says the plane was carrying four people and was flying in from Beaumont, Texas.
The National Transportation Safety Board is en route to the crash scene to begin its investigation.