Fire service battles two fires overnight in Harrison County
Harrison County firefighters battled two house fires overnight, but there were no injuries.
The first happened around 11 last night, a sheriff’s deputy on patrol discovered a home on fire on Bethel Road in North Harrison County. When firefighters responded, they found no one in the house. The home was a complete loss.
A second fire happened around 5 this morning when smoke alarms woke residents at a home off Saucier-Lizana Road.
The flames were confined to one room and firefighters said that the early warning of the alarms allowed the residents to get out safely and keep the fire under control.
Both fires are under investigation.