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Fire damages home
Houston County Courier - November 2008
Story By Daphne Hereford
According to authorities, this mobile home was seriously damaged by a Thursday morning, Nov. 13 fire.
Firefighters from Porter Springs Volunteer Fire Department and Austonio Volunteer Fire Department responded to the call about 1 mile south of Hwy. 7 at the end of FM 132.
Witnesses said the fire began about 11:15 a.m. and authorities cleared the scene about 2 p.m.
Witnesses also said there may have been injuries associated with the blaze.
Houston County Electric Co-op and the Houston County Fire Marshal's Office also responded to the call.
As of press time Friday morning, authorities said the cause of the fire remained under investigation.