Firefighters respond to early morning house fire on Osceola Street
POSTED: Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 6:00pm
UPDATED: Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 6:04pm
BATON ROUGE FIRE DEPARTMENT — The Baton Rouge Fire Deparment is investigating a house fire in the 2,700 block of Osceola. They say it happend just after 5:30 Sunday morning.
Although investigators have not determined an exact cause they do believe it started in a rear bedroom of the home.
The fire had burned for several minutes before it was reported. The fire destroyed the bedroom and extended into the attic before being brought under control. The rest of the home received smoke and water damage.
All utilities were shut off to the home as a precaution.