Hot water heater ignites house fire on 74th Ave.
BATON ROUGE - BRFD says debris too close to a hot water heater set fire to a home on 74th Ave. Thursday evening.
Firefighters were called just before 8:00 P.M. to 2794 74th Ave. They arrived to find fire coming from the home. Authorities say flames reached the attic. The fire was under control before 8:30.
The home was significantly damaged. The Red Cross was called out to assist the homeowners.
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