House burns in Diamondhead; no injuries

DIAMONDHEAD, MS (WLOX) - Fire crews from Hancock County and Harrison County were hard at work Thursday afternoon battling a house fire in Diamondhead.

Diamondhead Fire Chief Jerry Dubuisson said fire crews got the fire in the two story home under control shortly after 1:30 p.m.

Fire officials said no one was home when the fire started and they do not know what caused the blaze. The home suffered severe damage to the garage and the apartment above the garage.

Dubuisson said fire crews with the Harrison County, West Hancock, Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Kiln and Fenton fire departments helped battle the blaze.

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