Fire damages apartment in complex near LSU
BATON ROUGE - Two units at an apartment complex near LSU received heavy smoke damage from a fire Saturday night.
The grease fire began around 7:15 p.m. in the complex at the intersection of Janet Ave. and West Parker Blvd. According to Curte Monte with the Baton Rouge Fire Department, two people were in the unit when the fire started and weren't injured.
Fire investigators estimate the blaze cost $60,000 in damage.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
WATCH: Terminally ill man meets great-granddaughter
Remains of local Marine killed in car crash return home Wednesday
WANTED: Motorcycle-riding thieves burglarize storage unit
Victim in fatal crash on Tiger Bend Road identified
Local Marine killed in car crash on naval base to return home...