Baton Rouge house damaged in morning fire
POSTED: Monday, November 18, 2013 - 6:00pm
UPDATED: Monday, November 18, 2013 - 6:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — Three George Fire Department engines and one ladder were dispatched at 7:50 a.m. with two BRFD engines to a house fire in the 9500 block of Crandon.
The first unit was on scene at 7:54 a.m.
They found fire and smoke coming through the ceiling of a side porch near the carport. The fire was contained to the attic and exterior wall with only slight damage to the living area.
Their were no injuries as the house is unoccupied. The fire was brought under control at 8:20 a.m
Utilities to the house were disconnected and St George investigators were called to the scene. At this time the fire is classified as of undetermined origin and is under investigation.