Firefighters respond to small fire at local church

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Central Fire Department

BAKER, La. (BRPROUD) – Multiple agencies responded to a fire at a local church on Friday morning.

A “small fire was reported in the kitchen at Blackwater Methodist Church,” according to the Central Fire Department.

Firefighters with the Central Fire Department were joined by District Six Fire at the scene.

The fire was put out, no one was hurt and the kitchen sustained ‘minor damage.’

These agencies assisted at the fire scene:

  • Central Police Department
  • EBR EMS
  • East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

The Blackwater Methodist Church is located at 10000 Blackwater Rd.

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