BRFD: House fire started by child playing with outlet

BATON ROUGE, LA (WVLA/WGMB) - Baton Rouge Fire investigators said a child played with an outlet which caused a house fire Saturday morning. 

It happened around 10:15 A.M. on the 9600 block of Lewis Street. The house received heavy smoke damage. 

The child told investigators what happened, and will take part in the department's Juvenile Fire Setters Program.


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