BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — A Willow Street home is considered a “total loss” after a laundry room fire Thursday morning.
Baton Rouge Fire Department officials said the cause of the fire was ruled accidental. Firefighters arrived at the 2400 block of Willow Street to find heavy smoke and fire coming from a door and window.
Investigators found that the fire came from the area around the dryer that was not properly vented.