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Firefighters extinguish flames inside Ocean Springs storage shed

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OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) -

A storage shed behind a home on Bills Avenue in Ocean Springs went up in flames Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported around 2:15 p.m., and firefighters had it under control within 15 minutes.

The fire did raise concerns though, because several lawnmowers were either inside the shed or just outside of the structure.

Officials were concerned there could be gasoline explosions. Witnesses to the fire said they heard three or four pops before firefighters arrived.

The good news is the fire was contained to the storage shed and did not spread to the house, and no one was injured.

The investigation into the cause of the blaze is now underway.

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