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BRFD: Faulty space heater caused afternoon house fire

1 year 5 months 5 days ago Tuesday, March 05 2019 Mar 5, 2019 March 05, 2019 4:05 PM March 05, 2019 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Firefighters say a malfunctioning space heater was to blame for a fire that damaged a home during a chilly Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Baton Rouge Fire Department, the fire was reported on Brice Street around 12:15 p.m.. A spokesperson said the fire began inside a bathroom and was contained before it reached the rest of the home.

No injuries were reported.

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