Fire destroys Jones County home

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Jones County family is homeless tonight after a Friday evening fire destroyed their Myrick Community home.

The Johnny Wilson home on Clay Taylor Road went up in flames shortly after 8 o'clock.

There were no injuries.

Jones County Fire Council officials say the family had left home shortly before the fire and returned to find flames coming from the kitchen area.

Firefighters from 3 departments were dispatched, but were unable to save the structure.

The Jones County Sheriff's Dept. is investigating.

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