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Firefighters quickly douse flames that were shooting through roof of home

BRFD Fire Truck (Source: WAFB) BRFD Fire Truck (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Fire investigators said they have not yet determined exactly what sparked a house fire Thursday night but they don't suspect foul play.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department reported it happened on Kirkley Place West, which is near Florida Boulevard at South Flannery Road, just before 9 p.m.

Mark Miles with BRFD said flames were shooting through the roof when crews arrived on the scene, but firefighters were able to get them under control quickly.

He added the five people inside at the time of the fire made it out safely.

The Red Cross is assisting the family.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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