BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The apparent cause of the fire was a lightning strike, according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department.
Firefighters discovered the fire on the roof of the $1.6 million home and it was quickly extinguished.
BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Firefighters responded to a house fire near the LSU area at the 300 block of South Lakeshore Drive.
Officials said the call came in shortly after 8 p.m. No injuries were reported.
This is a developing story.