Laurel vacant home destroyed by fire

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A vacant house in Laurel went up in flames early Tuesday morning. It happened in the 1800 block of 5th Ave.

Nobody was living in the 2-story wood-frame house, when fire broke out at 2:30 a.m. Firefighters did keep the blaze from spreading to nearby homes.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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