Bueche home is second WBR home to catch on fire in two days

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BUECHE, La. (West Side Journal) – The West Baton Rouge Fire Department is responding to a fire on Burnside Rd. in Bueche, according to West Baton Rouge Parish Fire Chief Time Crockett. 

No injuries have been reported and all occupants exited the home safely, Crockett said. 

This is the second house fire in West Baton Rouge Parish in as many days. Yesterday, Chief Crockett reported the total loss of a home on West Fairview in Port Allen. Both remain under investigation.

This is a developing story. 

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The West Side Journal, located in Port Allen, Louisiana serves as the official journal of West Baton Rouge Parish. The newspaper’s roots run deep in the West Baton Rouge community, as the earliest dates of publication reach back to the mid-1800s.

The current editor is Breanna Smith, an alumna of Louisiana State University's Manship School of Mass Communication and native of Baton Rouge. Contributing writers to the Journal are members of the West Side community.

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