Firefighters battle Tuesday night house fire
BATON ROUGE- Fire trucks and police cars closed a lane of Greenwell Springs Road Tuesday night as firefighters worked to contain a fire that erupted at a house on the street.
The fire department has not released specifics of the fire, which happened near the corner of Ridgemont Drive between North Sherwood Forest and Oak Villa. Video shot by a WBRZ news crew showed at least four fire trucks responded to the scene.
The fire department was dispatched shortly after 9 p.m. Crews had the fire out a short time later.
More information will likely be released overnight or Wednesday. Check back for updates.
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