Jones County officials respond to Ellisville State School fire

By Karrie Leggett

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM)- A fire at Ellisville State School on Tuesday caused minor damage to the facility.

An electrical fire started on the cafeteria roof.

The Ellisville Fire Department, Fire and Rescue and South Jones Fire Department responded to the fire and were able to put it out quickly.

During the time of the fire there were 75 people in the cafeteria; all were evacuated immediately, and no one was injured.

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