St. George firefighters contain house fire; cause still unknown

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – St. George Fire Department responded to a to a reported structure fire on Saturday, Sept. 18.

The first unit arrived at 1197 Oak Shadow to see light smoke coming from the attic vents. The homeowner arrived and gave firefighters access to the home.

According to an official report, the residence was under renovation and the fire was in an area where construction debris was piled. The fire was contained to the area of origin but the home has smoke and heat damage.

The firefighters were able to extinguish the fire but the specific cause of the fire is unknown at the time this article was written.

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