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Fire starts in basement of Tupelo home

Tupelo firefighters responded to a house fire on Lake Street.

Posted: Feb. 9, 2019 5:01 PM
Updated: Feb. 11, 2019 9:50 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The Tupelo Fire Department responded to a house fire around 10:30 Friday night.

A non-occupied home on Lake Street went up in flames, due to a fireplace in the basement, said Fire Chief Thomas Walker.

No one was in the home at the time of the incident.

The home looks like it could be repaired, Walker said.

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