BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Firefighters responded to a house fire on Fairfields Avenue Tuesday night.
The call went out around 9:45 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2 for a duplex in the 2700 block of Fairfields Avenue near N 26th Street.
Firefighters arrived to find a rear room in the duplex on fire, but were able to quickly extinguish it. Officials with the Baton Rouge Fire Department say the fire was caused by a space heater placed too close to a bed.
No injuries were reported.