Crews battle 4 woods fires in Harrison County - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Crews battle 4 woods fires in Harrison County

(Photo source: Fire Chief Pat Sullivan) (Photo source: Fire Chief Pat Sullivan)
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

Firefighters from across Harrison County battled a total of four woods fires Sunday afternoon. 

Crews from Lizana and West Harrison fire departments, Harrison County Fire Services, Harrison County Sheriff's Department, and the Mississippi Forestry Commission worked to extinguish the flames north of I-10, near Vidalia Road. 

One of the four fires involved a power line that shorted and set the woods on fire. 

In one of the other fires, a 2,000-square-foot vacant home and attached garage was destroyed. Crews were able to stop the flames before it spread to nearby buildings. 

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