Firefighters respond to house fire in Pontotoc

Firefighters responded to this house on Tallant Lane.

Firefighters responded to an afternoon fire at a vacant house.

Posted: Feb 19, 2019 4:17 PM

PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) - Firefighters responded to an afternoon fire at a vacant house.

The house is located on Tallant Lane, just off Highway 15 in Pontotoc.

Fire Chief Lance Martin said the fire started in the rear of the house sometime near 1 p.m. on Tuesday.

He said the back of the house was heavily damaged.

At this time, the cause of the fire is unknown.

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