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Multiple crews battle house fire on Schafer Avenue

6 years 3 days 2 hours ago Wednesday, July 11 2018 Jul 11, 2018 July 11, 2018 6:53 PM July 11, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Several fire departments battled a house fire on Schafer Avenue Wednesday.

According to the Central Fire Department, a house fire that occurred Wednesday had to be put out by multiple crews, including the East Side Fire Department, District Six, St. George Fire, and CFD. 

Fire crews say that once the fire was contained, the home and vehicle were energized with voltage. Power was shut off for the safety of everyone on scene. 

There were no reported injuries to civilians or firefighters, but officials say two cats died in the fire.

Information on what caused the fire was not immediately available.

The incident remains under investigation.

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