Ring the alarm.
Beyonce and JAY-Z’s New Orleans home caught fire on Wednesday night (July 21). According to TMZ, firefighters responded to a 1-alarm fire at the Spanish baroque mansion in the Garden District after receiving a call around 6 p.m. A little over two hours later, the fire was fully extinguished.
The extent of the damage is unclear at this time, but it reportedly took 22 firefighters to extinguish the blaze. Video footage shows several firetrucks outside the historic property.