House fire sends Moss Point man to the hospital

MOSS POINT, MS (WLOX) - An elderly Moss Point man is recovering at the hospital after fire engulfed his home Tuesday night.

Moss Point Fire Inspector Robert Lavinghouse told WLOX News the fire at a home on 2nd Street broke out around 8:30 Tuesday night. The interior of the home was destroyed, and the man living there was taken to Singing River Hospital.

Fire officials are at the home this morning searching for a cause.

WLOX Reporter Patrice Clark is following this story and will have updates later today on WLOX News and WLOX.com.

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