Firefighters battle blaze in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -According to the Fountainebleau Volunteer Fire Department, a fire started around 2pm near the site of the new Ocean Springs High School off Old Spanish trail. The fire department says no homes or businesses were damaged, but more than 60 acres of woods were burned up before fire fighters could get it under control. The fire is now in the smoldering stage, and authorities are regularly monitoring the area.

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