Fire causes major damage to Petal residence

By Jeff Daley – email

PETAL, MS (WDAM) - A late Sunday afternoon fire caused major damage to a Petal home.

The fire occurred at around 4:00 at a home in the 100 block of Woodside drive.

Neighbors noticed smoke coming from the home and called 911. All three departments in Petal responded to the blaze and were able to put it out quickly.

The home suffered significant fire damage to the kitchen, dining room, and pantry.  The rest of the home received smoke and water damage.

No one was at home at the time of the fire and no firefighter was hurt.

The cause has yet to be determined.

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