Car fire near Paul Fry Road in Jackson County

Earlier today, a car fire was reported in Jackson County.

Around 1:30 p.m., a car was pulled off of the side of Washington Avenue near Paul Fry Road where smoke and fire came from the hood of a vehicle.

The Jackson County Fire Department responded to the scene before the fire could continue expanding.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol also responded to this incident and Trooper Calvin Robertson confirmed that the fire was caused by a mechanical issue and no injuries have been reported.

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