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Fire destroys Jackson home

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Fire destroyed a south Jackson home Friday after and now investigators are trying to determine how it started.

Firefighters were called to 1809 Waltham Street in Jackson just after noon Friday.

When they arrived, the house was fully engulf in flames.

Firemen were quickly able to get the blaze under control.

No one was at home.

Witnesses say they saw the boyfriend of one of the tenants leaving just before the fire broke out.

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