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Baton Rouge: Firefighters contain house fire on Oleander Street

2 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago Thursday, October 03 2019 Oct 3, 2019 October 03, 2019 8:35 AM October 03, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - On Thursday morning, the Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to a residential fire on Oleander Street. 

No one was at home when the blaze started, but a smoke sensor alerted the home owner. 

She rushed home, saw thick smoke and immediately called 911.

Firefighters were able to contain the flames to the kitchen area, but the rest of the house experienced heavy smoke damage.

The cause of the fire has been linked to a faulty dishwasher.

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