Monday fire heavily damages Rawls Springs home

RAWLS SPRINGS, MS (WDAM) - A Monday afternoon fire heavily damaged a home in the Lakewood Sud-Division in Rawls Springs.

The fire apparently started in the kitchen area of a home in the 500 block of Lakewood Loop at about 2:00 p.m.

Rawls Springs was the first on the scene and found the fire fully involved. They were joined by North Forrest and Hattiesburg in fighting the blaze. It took them a little more than an hour to get it under control.

Fire, smoke, and water damage to the home was extensive, but it is not a total loss. No injuries were reported.

The cause is under investigation.

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