A 92 year-old Jones County man loses everything in a fire - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

A 92 year-old Jones County man loses everything in a fire

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A 92 year-old Jones County man lost everything he owned in an early morning fire Tuesday. 

Jones County authorities were called to a fire on Millsap-Jones Road shortly before 9a.m. 

Ezekiel Ducksworth, 92, happened to be returning home from the doctor when he noticed smoke coming from his home. Authorities believe the fire was electrical.

Ducksworth says he had been living in that home for 50 years and lost everything he owned.

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