Ten-year-old boy among two dead in Port Allen fire
PORT ALLEN- Emergency crews worked a deadly house fire early Friday morning in Port Allen.
The fire occurred at a home in the 8600 block of North River Road. A family member said Trevor Baker, 10, and Henry Williams, 74, died in the fire. Carolyn Baker, 55, and a 9-year-old girl were hospitalized. The two were treated and later released.
According to Fire Marshal Butch Browning, investigators don't believe there were working smoke alarms in the home.
A family member says the fire was sparked by a space heater as the children were getting ready for school.
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