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Fire officials investigate abandoned house fire

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Biloxi firefighters are investigating what caused an abandoned building to go up in flames Wednesday night.

Battalion Chief Mason with the Biloxi Fire Department said they got a call at 11:21 p.m. that a two story building was on fire at 518 Jefferson St. in Biloxi.

When they arrived fire officials found the front of the building engulfed with heavy flames. Fire fighters to a defense approach to fight the flames.

Officials say they were able to get the fire out in about five minutes.

No one was inside the building at the time of the fire.

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