House catches fire in Jones County

House catches fire in Jones County

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.