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Crews respond to large fire

4 years 9 months 3 weeks ago Tuesday, September 23 2014 Sep 23, 2014 September 23, 2014 9:51 AM September 23, 2014 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - Multiple fire crews responded to a large house fire in Old South Baton Rouge Tuesday morning.

The fire broke out a few blocks away from McKinley High School on East Johnson Street.

Firefighters said one house was completely destroyed before the fire was brought under control, and a second home was damaged on the side facing the fire. Electrical lines near the homes were also downed by the fire.

EMS said no one was reported injured at this time. Roads around this fire were also shut down while crews responded.

News 2 crews are headed to the scene and will have more details as they become available.

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