Simpson County wood fire threatens college, church

SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. – A wood fire burns several for hours, spreading over 150 acres.

It threatened multiple structures, including a nearby community college and a church, according to officials at the scene.

It started on Zion Hill Road around 4:30 p.m. Multiple agencies responded with crews even from Rankin County.

At last check, the fire was contained but still burning. No one was injured and no structures were damaged.

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