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Fire breaks out at Wayne County lumber mill

A fire broke out at 5:50 a.m. in Waynesboro, MS. Photo Source WDAM A fire broke out at 5:50 a.m. in Waynesboro, MS. Photo Source WDAM
WAYNESBORO, MS (WDAM) -

A major industrial fire broke out at in Waynesboro early Friday morning.

At approximately 5:50 a.m. the Waynesboro Fire Department responded to a major industrial fire at Hood Industries.

The fire originated in the dry kiln. Mutual aid agreements were utilized and several stations of the Wayne County Volunteer Fire Dept responded.

Approximately 50 fire fighters worked to bring the fire under control.

Fire department officials said there were no injuries reported.

The cause of the fire is currently unknown, and this incident is still under investigation. 

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