BRFD investigates fire at house turned into office building

BRFD investigates fire at house turned into office building
Baton Rouge Fire Department (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Investigators are trying to figure out what started a fire at a house used as an office building Tuesday morning.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department reported it happened on Underwood Avenue near North Foster Drive just before 4:30 a.m.

Mark Miles with BRFD said there were flames on the outside of the house when firefighters arrived on the scene.

He added firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading and the house received moderate damage from the fire and smoke.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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