Fire Destroys Harrison County Home

A Harrison County man was burned as he escaped a house fire early this morning.
Shortly after 12 a.m., firefighters were called to the scene on Canal Road, just north of Orange Grove Road. It took 15 firefighters and five trucks over an hour to bring the fire under control. The man, who was home alone at the time, was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening burns to the hand. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Harrison County Fire Marshal Pat Sullivan said, “Right now, we’re going to be going back out to the trailer and digging through the remains to help us determine what the cause was.”
The mobile home was completely destroyed in the fire.

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