Taxpayers off the hook for rooftop blaze at LSU
BATON ROUGE - Taxpayers are off the hook for a fire damaged building at LSU. A small structure on top of Patrick Taylor Hall briefly lit up the night sky Tuesday.
A private contractor is doing renovations at the building. Wednesday, a spokesperson for the Lemoine Company said their insurance would cover the damage and renovations would not be delayed.
A spokesperson for Baton Rouge Fire Department had said the fire was likely caused by hot roofing materials installed Tuesday afternoon.
No one was injured in the blaze and the damage is described as minimal.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Cluster of abandoned cars on Bluebonnet Boulevard
Interview: EBR Mayor asks locals to send in pictures of areas with...
Road conditions amid May 2021 flooding in EBR
Popular rapper, Boosie, speaks with WBRZ from BR airport as it becomes...
Flash flood watch in BR, surrounding areas issued until Wednesday afternoon
Catholic lacrosse feeling confident despite loss in state championship
Cole Kelley wins Walter Payton Award
LSU pitcher Matt Beck gets his moment at the plate
Brusly baseball needs extra innings to win regional series with Jennings.
Southern Athletic Director Roman Banks talks about coaching search