BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Two people were left displaced in an early Friday morning house fire on Maryland Street.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department said no foul play is suspected at this time, however, the cause of the fire remains undetermined and under investigation.
Firefighters responded to find fire in the rear of the house at 5:34 a.m. Two residents escaped uninjured before fire crews arrived. The fire department said the fire was contained yet the home received heavy smoke and heat damage.
The Red Cross was called to help the displaced residents.