Houston home destroyed in fire

Fire officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a home in Houston.

Posted: Nov 2, 2019 9:47 PM
Updated: Nov 4, 2019 9:55 AM

HOUSTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Fire officials are investigating a fire that destroyed a home in Houston.

Houston Fire Chief Jonathan Blankenship said the fire happened on East Madison Street around 9 a.m. Saturday.

When firefighters arrived, smoke and fire were rising through the roof.

Blankenship said the fire spread in the attic from one side of the home to the other.

A passerby saw the fire and called 911.

No one was inside the home at the time.

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