Photos: Bay Street fire

Updated at 10:17 p.m. — An 87-year-old woman lost her husband of more than 50 years late Saturday when he died after a fire broke out in their small Bay Street home from an electrical malfunction near the air conditioning unit.

Baton Rouge firefighters responded the home at 1522 Bay St., at about 8:06 p.m., after a neighbor called 911, department spokesman Mark Miles said.

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