Kerr fire destroys home, cause still unknown - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Kerr fire destroys home, cause still unknown

Kerr fire  (Source: WAFB) Kerr fire (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Firefighters are still working to determine the cause of a fire on Kerr Street in Scotlandville, but the home was a total loss.

Firefighters responded to the fire in the 6500 block of Kerr near Monte Sano Avenue at about  3 a.m. Wednesday morning. Officials say it started in a back storage area and it took about 40 minutes to get it under control

Six people were in the home at the time, but everyone got out safely.

Red Cross officials have been called to assist the family.

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