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Flames take Tupelo home

Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.

Posted: Jan 13, 2019 10:20 PM
Updated: Jan 14, 2019 9:28 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A home in Tupelo caught fire sometime near 3 a.m., confirmed Fire Chief Thomas Walker.

The house is located at Nelle Street and Lumpkin Avenue.

The home received medium to heavy damage, Walker said.

It took crews hours to put out the flames.

The family was not home when the fire started, and no one was injured.

Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.

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