BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Several people were displaced after a resident accidentally started a fire while trying to get rid of a hornets' nest on Saturday, fire officials said.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department said a rescue units were called out at 5:14 p.m. to an apartment fire on Claycut Road near S. Foster Drive.
The apartment owner unintentionally started the fire while trying to burn a hornets' nest, BRFD said.
Two out of the six buildings were damaged by the fire, and two residents were displaced.
Firefighters were able to put out the fire and reported no injuries.