3 die in house fire in central Mississippi

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Three people have been killed in a house fire in central Mississippi.

Posted: Jul 23, 2018 10:48 AM

PHILADELPHIA, Miss. (AP) — Three people have been killed in a house fire in central Mississippi.

WTOK-TV reports the fire happened overnight Saturday in southern Neshoba County, near the Newton County line.

Neshoba County Sheriff Tommy Waddell says investigators believe two of the victims were employees of a nearby chicken farm. The third was a friend who was visiting them.

The names of those killed were not immediately available.

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