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Early-morning fire destroys home

Firefighters put out a fire in Harrison County early Sunday morning. (Photo source: Pat Sullivan) Firefighters put out a fire in Harrison County early Sunday morning. (Photo source: Pat Sullivan)
Officials are still trying to learn how a fire began at a Gulfport home early Sunday. (Photo source: Pat Sullivan) Officials are still trying to learn how a fire began at a Gulfport home early Sunday. (Photo source: Pat Sullivan)
The roof of a Harrison County home collapsed during an early-morning fire on Sunday. (Photo source: Pat Sullivan) The roof of a Harrison County home collapsed during an early-morning fire on Sunday. (Photo source: Pat Sullivan)
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

A fire early Sunday morning has left a Coast home in ashes.

Harrison County Fire Chief Pat Sullivan says a deputy was patrolling the area around 2 a.m. when he noticed smoke coming from the roof of the home, which is located at the corner of Joe Windham Road and Saucier-Lizana Road. 

According to Sullivan, no was no one inside when the fire began. Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the fire.

The roof of the single-story home collapsed, leaving the structure destroyed.

We will update this story if new information becomes available.

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