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Vacant house on Wenonah Street catches fire; investigators say it was arson

Wenonah Street near Chippewa Street in Baton Rouge (Source: WAFB) Wenonah Street near Chippewa Street in Baton Rouge (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Crews were called out to a fire at a vacant house Monday morning.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department reported it happened on Wenonah Street near Chippewa Street in Baton Rouge just before 8 a.m.

Curt Monte with BRFD said responding firefighters found flames under the house and quickly put them out before they could cause any serious damage.

Neighbors said the family moved out about a week ago.

No injuries were reported.

Investigators say they've ruled the cause of the fire to be arson.

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