BATON ROUGE, LA (WVLA) Three people escaped a house fire early Saturday morning without injuries. The fire happened at 8883 Scenic Highway. Firefighters believe the fire began in the living room. They say when they arrived at the home, the front of the house was engulfed in flames. Firefighters were able to contain the blaze to the front portion of the home. The occupants were alerted to the fire by a smoke detector. The cause of the fire is currently unknown and under investigation.