Fire damages Hattiesburg duplex

Fire damages Hattiesburg duplex
Firefighters make entry to a home at 126 Conti Street

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A fire severely damaged a duplex in the city of Hattiesburg Tuesday just after noon.

Members of the Hattiesburg Fire Department responded to a call of a house fire at 126 Conti Street around 12:15 p.m. to find flames coming from the doorway of the residence.

The fire was brought under control in a matter of minutes.

No one was injured in the fire and the cause is under investigation.

According to witnesses on scene this is the second time in recent months that the residence has caught fire.