Two juveniles responsible for carport fire in Baton Rouge

Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Fire Department says two children are responsible for burning down a carport in the Garden District.

Fire investigators say the two juveniles, 11 and 12, confessed to pouring gasoline on a car under the carport on Tulip drive Wednesday afternoon.

Fire crews arrived to find the car and carport engulfed in flames. They were able to contain the fire to just that area, but nearby homes did get some damage.

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