1-alarm fire does $250,000 worth of damage to apartment building - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

1-alarm fire does $250,000 worth of damage to apartment building

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Firefighters do not know what caused a 1-alarm apartment fire along Florida Boulevard that injured one and did $250,000 worth of damage.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department was called to the Broadmoor Plantation Apartments at 9:26 p.m. on Thursday. Upon arrival, first responders extinguished the fires located in two apartment units. Three other apartments received water damage, while multiple units suffered smoke damage. One man was taken to the hospital with burns to the face.

No other injuries were reported and the situation was deemed under control at 9:48 p.m.


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