The Baton Rouge Fire Department said multiple houses caught fire near Greenwell Springs Rd. and Choctaw Drive on July 7.
Multiple units responded to the scene around 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon, according to an official with the Baton Rouge Fire Department.
Officials said they believe the fire started near an air conditioning unit in a rear bedroom of one home, before spreading to the house next door.
The rear of the roof for the first home collapsed and the fire spread engulfing a pick-up truck.
The Baton Rouge Police Department, EMS and Entergy also responded to the scene. The Red Cross was called to assist the families living in both homes.