SFD battles Meriweather Road blaze

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A Southwest Shreveport home sustained heat and smoke damage Friday evening, according to the Shreveport Fire Department.

SFD firefighters responded to a 7:45 p.m. Friday report of a possible fire in a residence in the 3300 block of Meriweather Road. 

Five minutes later, SFD Engine 13 arrived on scene and reported heavy smoke coming from the rear of a single story wood- frame home. 

Fire crews we’re able to make entry into the home and contain the fire to the kitchen. The home sustained heat and smoke damage throughout. 

All occupants of the home escaped uninjured prior to the arrival of the fire department. The home did have a working smoke detector. 

The fire is under investigation at this time. 

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