St. George Fire Department safely controls kitchen fire in minutes

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The St. George Fire Department safely extinguished a kitchen fire within minutes late Saturday morning at a house on Fountain View Drive.

The first unit arrived at 11:01 a.m., and the fire was controlled by 11:05 a.m., according to St. George Fire Department spokesperson Eldon Ledoux.

The house sustained around $30,000 in damage. The fire was limited to the kitchen, but other areas of the house suffered smoke damage, Ledoux wrote.

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