Over 20 displaced by fire at apartment complex on Jefferson Highway

Over 20 displaced by fire at apartment complex on Jefferson Highway
Jefferson Colonial Apartments (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Emergency crews responded to a fire at an apartment complex on Jefferson Highway Saturday afternoon.

A spokesperson for the St. George Fire Department said the fire started on the first floor of the Jefferson Colonial complex located in the 7900 block of Jefferson Highway.

Approximately 12 units were damaged in the fire. Officials say 24 occupants are being assisted by Red Cross

Details are limited at this time. Check back for updates.

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