NOFD responds to Central City fire

NOFD responds to Central City fire
A tugboat caught on fire after a crash near the Poland Ave. Wharf. (Source: Associated Press)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Fire Department responded to a fire in Central City Friday.

When NOFD arrived to 2445 Freret Street, the two-story single family home had heavy smoke and fire coming from the first floor.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire before it reached the attic.

NOFD contacted the owner who said he was in the process of renovating the property, but was out of town at the time of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

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