Lowndes County home destroyed in overnight fire

An overnight fire destroyed a home in Lowndes County.

Posted: May 31, 2019 7:55 AM
Updated: May 31, 2019 1:12 PM

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Lowndes County home is considered a total loss after an overnight fire, according to Fire Coordinator Neil Austin.

It happened just before midnight on Thursday on Elm Drive, just west of Columbus.

No one was home at the time, but the house is considered a total loss, Austin said.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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