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Hattiesburg bank promotes fire safety

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg's Citizens National Bank has partnered with the American Red Cross to increase awareness of fire safety.

Tuesday, Citizens Bank officials and Red Cross administrators gathered to announce plans for a fire safety awareness day in March at the bank's west Hattiesburg banking center.

During the event, free smoke detectors were distributed.

"Every home needs at east one smoke detector.," said Kevin Brewer, president of Citizen's National. "So, it has the opportunity for people to come and get their smoke detectors, if they don't have one, but to get our children out here and just to let them have a little fun, but also for them to learn about smoke detection, fire safety."

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