HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Emergency crews battled a house fire in Forrest County Monday evening.
The North Forrest Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene on Meadow Park Lane around 7:10 p.m.
Forrest County Fire Coordinator Chip Brown said eight people lived in the home at the time of a fire, though all escaped. One dog died in the fire in the fire, according to Brown.
Brown said they believe the fire started in the kitchen.
No injuries were reported, but the house is a total loss, according to Brown.