Baton Rouge tire shop set on fire, arson investigation underway


Baton Rouge fire investigators are investigating after a tire shop was set on fire early Thursday morning.

Firefighters responded to the M&A Tire Shop at 300 N. Eugene just before 2:30 a.m. Thursday. When crews arrived, they found the building burning from multiple points of origin.

Firefighters were able to quickly knock down the fire before it could spread. No one was hurt.

Anyone with information for investigators should contact the Baton Rouge Fire Department at (225)354-1419.

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