Unattended cooking cause Cardinal Street house fire

Photo Credit: Justin Burks, WJTV

UPDATE: 05/25/2017 7:35am JFD Division Chief Cleotha Sanders says that investigators have determined that unattended cooking was the cause of the fire.  There were no injuries as a result of the incident.
Original Story:

JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) – Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a home on Cardinal Street in Jackson.

A neighbor called 911 to report the fire after seeing smoke coming from the back of the home. Division Fire Chief Cleotha Sanders with the Jackson Fire Department says that firefighters were on the scene at 6:04am. The fire was reported to be under control by 6:20am.

No injuries are reported and investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire.


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