Crews respond to house fire on Henry Street in Jackson


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson firefighters responded to an abandoned house fire Wednesday afternoon.

The fire happened near the intersection of Henry Street and Bloom Street. No injuries were reported, and the fire was extinguished safely.

According to Division Fire Chief Cleotha Sanders, it was reported to firefighters that the home was being used daily by homeless people for shelter.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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