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Vicksburg firefighters respond to 61 North Mini Storage

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(photo by Thomas Parker)

A fire at 61 North Mini Storage at 955 U.S. Highway 61 North has been extinguished.

Vicksburg firefighters were dispatched to the site at 1:14 p.m. Tuesday where an old television that was located near the rear of the facility was on fire, said Fire Chief Craig Danczyk.

Firefighters from Ladder 3 quickly extinguished the fire. The rear panels on the steel building sustained some heat-related damage.

The fire is under investigation. Danczyk requested the property owners review security video for suspicious activity.

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Leaf fire spread to neighboring wooden fence in Openwood Plantation Tuesday

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Culkin Deputy Fire Chief Bobby Rufus operates the pump control panel on Engine 209 while firefighter McKinley Skipper extinguishes the Fire. (photo by Thomas Parker)

A fire in the Openwood Plantation subdivision was quickly extinguished by Warren County firefighters Tuesday afternoon.

The fire was located at a wooden fence at 102 Plantation Drive, and a passerby alerted firefighters to the scene shortly after 4 p.m. The adjacent homeowner was burning leaves and the fire spread catching the fence on fire, according to Warren County Fire Coordinator Jerry Briggs. A classic pickup parked near the fence was not damaged and no one was injured.

Culkin Engines 204 and 209 responded to the scene.

See our live on-the-scene report on our Facebook page.

(photo by Thomas Parker)

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Fire destroys a vehicle at Belmont and Drummond in Vicksburg

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(photo by Rhonda Day)

Vicksburg police and firefighters responded to the area of Belmont and Drummond streets at around 1:15 p.m. for a vehicle fire.

The crew of Engine 6, dispatched from the Central Fire Station, found the vehicle heavily engulfed in flames when they arrived. They quickly extinguished the blaze; however, the vehicle is damaged beyond repair.

The cause and origin of the fire remains under investigation.

Please use caution in the area while first responders are on the scene.

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Vehicle fire in Warren County Saturday morning – VIDEO

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A Warren County man lost his Dodge Challenger to a fire Saturday that was believed to have been electrical and related to the car’s radio.

Just after 4 a.m. Saturday, Warren County firefighters were dispatched to a vehicle fire reportedly threatening a structure on Clubhouse Circle off of Newitt Vick Drive.

Culkin Engine 204 responded along with Engine 209 for water support.

Firefighters from Culkin and Bovina quickly extinguished the fire in the Challeger and there was no damage to the adjacent apartment building.

The Dodge Challenger was a total loss. Wards Wrecker Service removed it from the scene.

 

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