Fire damages Hattiesburg home

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Fire Department officials are investigating an afternoon fire that gutted part of a Hub City home. A 3 p.m. blaze damaged about one-quarter of a house at 105 Fairmont Place.

The heaviest damage was to an attic space over the garage. No one was injured, but a family pet was lost.

Fire officials are trying to determine how and where the fire started.

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