Overloaded electrical power strip causes bedroom fire
POSTED: Friday, March 9, 2012 - 3:00am
UPDATED: Friday, March 9, 2012 - 3:04am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — An over loaded electrical power strip is to blame for a fire that happened on the 4200 block of Ferrett Street in Baton Rouge.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to the call at around 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 8. We’re told the fire caused damage to clothing and a bed located in a front bedroom of the home.
Multiple occupants of the home were able to get out safely.
Damage to the property was minimal.