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Fire destroys Ovett home

By Jeff Daley jdaley@wdam.com

OVETT, MS (WDAM) - An early morning fire destroyed an Ovett home Sunday. The fire was reported at about 1:00 a.m. at a home Royal Avenue.

Volunteer firefighters from Ovett were the first to arrive and found the home engulfed in flames. At that time a second alarm was called in and five more departments responded to the scene.

According to reports two other structures and a propane tank located near the home were also  threatened.

The fire kept the six departments busy till nearly 4:00 a.m.

No cause was determined for fire and no injuries were reported

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