Fire department: 9 left homeless
BATON ROUGE - The St. George fire department says a family of 9 was left homeless after their house caught fire early Sunday morning.
Fire trucks arrived around 12:30am to find the carport at 7808 Blake Drive engulfed in flames.
Officials say the family of 9, 2 adults and 7 children, all escaped unharmed.
It took the fire department about a half hour to control the fire.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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