House fire causes traffic problems on Plank Road; no injuries

House fire causes traffic problems on Plank Road; no injuries

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Crews responded to a house fire on Plank Road in the northwest portion of East Baton Rouge Parish Wednesday morning.

The fire was in the 24400 block of Plank Road, near Lemon Road. Neighbors say everyone made it out of the house without injury.

Officials shut down Plank Road in both directions periodically while they battled the blaze.

The fire occurred in the Cheneyville Fire Protection District, which was the lead department in responding to the fire.

Zachary Fire Department, Central Fire Department, Bluff Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Pride Fire Department and the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office assisted.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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