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No injuries in Algoma house fire

A home was partially destroyed in a Wednesday night fire in Pontotoc County.

Posted: Feb. 28, 2018 11:38 PM
Updated: Mar. 1, 2018 8:50 AM

ALGOMA, Miss. (WTVA) - No injuries were reported in a Wednesday night fire in Pontotoc County.

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Multiple fire departments responded to a home on Jefferson Road around 7 p.m.

Fifty percent of the home was burned.

Firefighters say the fire started in the back rooms of the house and progressed into the west end of the structure.

The homeowner says he noticed the fire, got his mother out of the burning building and called 911.

This is a developing story.

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