BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The St. George Fire Department was busy on Wednesday, August 31.
At approximately 12:30 p.m., firefighters were called to the scene of truck fire on I-10 West near the Siegen Ln. exit.
SFGD said the fire started in the engine and firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze.
There were no reported injuries related to this truck fire.
Around 4 hours later, the St. George Fire Department was called to another vehicle fire. This one was at the L’Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge.
Firefighters arrived on scene and found a car on fire right outside the parking garage.
SGFD said the car was not “inside the garage and our crews were able to access and extinguish the fire quickly.”
This fire also started in the engine and like the first fire they put out on Siegen Ln., there were no reported injuries.