Authorities say electrical malfunction caused house fire on Yazoo Street
UPDATE: Authorities say the fire was caused by an electrical malfunction in a bedroom of the home. Firefighters were able to contain the fire in the bedroom. The rest of the house received smoke and water damage.
BATON ROUGE- The Baton Rouge Fire Department has confirmed it is responding to a house fire on Yazoo street Sunday night.
The fire was reported at a home on Yazoo Street near Malmaison Drive around 9 p.m.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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