Crews respond to fire at Southern University dorm

BATON ROUGE, La (LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - The Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to a Southern University dormitory fire Thursday afternoon. 

According to officials, crews were called to the White Hall around 2:30 p.m.  Upon arrival, crews noticed fire coming from the window of one of the two-floor dorms. The fire was deemed under control around 3 p.m. 

The dorm was evacuated right after the alarm began to ring. No one was injured during the incident, officials said. 

The building suffered about $110,000 worth of damages. 

 

 


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