Neighbor saves home by calling 911 after seeing smoke

GREENWELL SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - An alert neighbor is being credited for keeping a home from getting destroyed by fire.

The fire happened on Erin Avenue near Greenwell Springs. It started around 7 p.m.

The neighbors reportedly saw smoke and called 911.

It took firefighters about 20 minutes to get it under control.

Investigators believe the fire was caused by electrical problems in the kitchen.

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