Fire at Whitfield extinguished; no injuries - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Fire at Whitfield extinguished; no injuries

RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Pearl Fire Department and fire officials at Whitfield extinguished a fire at the facility Saturday morning.

A Whitfield spokesperson said the fire occurred around 11 a.m. Saturday.

The spokesperson said roofing contractors were working on site and some roofing material caught fire and spread to an area of grass.

No injuries were reported.

Due to wind, officials remained on site to make sure the fire did not flare up again.

 

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