An electrical malfunction caused a fire at an Evangeline Street home Friday morning, according to a Baton Rouge Fire Department news release.
Firefighters were called to 3725 Evangeline St., at 12:27 a.m. to a report of a home fire, the release says.
When firefighters arrived they found a bedroom in the home engulfed in flames. The fire was contained to the bedroom, the release says.
The five residents of the home escaped unharmed, the release says.