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House catches fire in Jones County

Source: Jones County Fire Council Source: Jones County Fire Council
JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

Jones County authorities are investigating a fire with unknown cause.

According to Caleb Worrel with the Jones County Fire Council, a passerby was looking at a property at 193 Slaughter Pen Road in the Glade community. When he noticed smoke coming out of the abandoned house, the passerby called Jones County Fire around 11:53 a.m. Saturday. Area fire officials responded by noon.

Worrel said the house was destroyed from the fire and an investigation is ongoing.

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