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Mobile home destroyed by 'suspicious' fire in Jones Co.

Authorities in Jones County are investigating a “suspicious” fire that destroyed an abandoned mobile home. (Photo source: Facebook/Lance Chancellor) Authorities in Jones County are investigating a “suspicious” fire that destroyed an abandoned mobile home. (Photo source: Facebook/Lance Chancellor)
JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

Authorities in Jones County are investigating a “suspicious” fire that destroyed an abandoned mobile home.

Powers Fire and Rescue Capt. Lance Chancellor said crews were called to the blaze on Victory Road just after 11:38 p.m. Sunday night.

The trailer burned to the ground, and fire crews were finally able to leave the scene around 12:45 a.m. Monday.

Chancellor said neighbors reported the mobile home had been vacant for at least two years, and it was not connected to any utilities.

According to Chancellor, the cause of the fire was ruled suspicious and is under investigation.

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