Hattiesburg Fire Department battles house fire

Hattiesburg firefightersresponded to a fully-involved house fire in the 400 block of Miller Street Tuesdayaround 9:00 p.m.

No injuries were reported in the single-storystructure fire that officials stated occurred at an abandoned residence. Crews onscene attempted to make an interior attack to knock down the flames, but pulledback and battled from the outside. Units responded from multiple stations toassist in battling the fire.

“Hattiesburg firedepartment was dispatched to a house fire at the 400 block of Miller Street,upon arrival fire units found that the structure was fully-involved, itappeared to be an abandoned residence, a quick exterior attack was made, the firewas brought under control,” said Hattiesburg Fire Capt. Matt Saucier.

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg fire officials stated the causeof the fire remains under investigation.