Late-night blaze consumes structure
Published 12:03 am Saturday, February 1, 2014
NATCHEZ — Firefighters could not save an abandoned house from total loss Thursday night.
Natchez Fire Department and Lake Montrose Volunteer Fire Department officials responded to a fire Thursday night of a house fully engulfed in flames on Lincoln Heights Road.
NFD Chief Oliver Stewart said two engines from each department responded to the call at approximately 11 p.m. Thursday.
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The house, which was abandoned, was fully engulfed in flames by the time firefighters arrived, Stewart said.
“It was a total loss fire,” he said. “Nobody was inside, and no injuries were reported.”
The cause of the fire is under investigation.