Firefighters battle Lee County house fire

Multiple fire trucks were on the scene of a house fire on County Road 445.

Posted: Jun. 22, 2018 5:53 AM
Updated: Jun. 22, 2018 12:52 PM

SALTILLO, Miss. (WTVA) - Multiple fire trucks were on the scene of a house fire on County Road 445.

No injuries were reported.

The homeowner Don Turner tells WTVA the fire started around 9 p.m.

According to Turner, his wife came home, went to the door, and discovered the house was on fire.

Turner says he lived in the home with his wife, two kids and their dog.

Birmingham Ridge Fire Chief J.B. Buse says they got the fire under control, left, and then the fire sparked back up around 3 a.m.

Firefighters were on scene until about 7:30 this morning.

Buse says the house is considered a total loss.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. We will continue to bring you updates as this story develops.

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