Large woods fire closes portion of Saucier roadway

Large woods fire in northern Harrison County

HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - A large woods fire shut down part of a Saucier roadway Monday afternoon.

Fire crews from Harrison County Fire Rescue and U.S. Forest Service spent the afternoon and into the evening fighting a large woods fire on N Carr Bridge Road in north Harrison County.

Crews using fire trucks, fire dozers, a helicopter and firefighters on the ground kept the fire from homes in the area.

The road was shut down on and off all afternoon, but no injuries were reported.

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