Early morning car fire in Harrison County

LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) - Around 3:50 this morning, residents in Long Beach say they were awoken by what sounded like an explosion or gunshots and then the sound of a constant horn blowing.

The incident happened near the intersection of Red Creek Road and Bells Ferry Road. Officials have confirmed that when they arrived on the scene they found a car on fire along the side of the road. There was no one around the vehicle.

The cause of the fire remains unknown and the incident is currently under investigation.

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