St. George firefighter taken to hospital after battling house fire near Airline Highway
BATON ROUGE - A firefighter was rushed to a hospital after responding to a large housefire in a suburban neighborhood early Friday morning.
According to the St. George Fire Department, the fire broke out around 6:30 a.m. at a home on Sandhill Court, located off Barringer Foreman Road just south of Airline Highway.
Crews found the fire raging in the garage of a home and were able to get it under control after about 20 minutes.
The department said a firefighter was taken to a hospital in stable condition, though it did not specify what happened to that firefighter.
The occupants of the home were able to get out unharmed.
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