Two hurt, several left homeless in Wesson apartment fire - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

Two hurt, several left homeless in Wesson apartment fire

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WESSON, MS (WLBT) -

Two people were injured after an apartment building in Wesson caught fire Sunday night.

The fire was reported around 11:00 p.m. at the Moss Village Apartments on Highway 51.

Residents say the fire started in a unit on the second floor and quickly spread throughout the building.

We're told 22 people living in the building were safely evacuated.

Two residents were injured while trying to escape the building. They were taken to the hospital for treatment and later released.

The Red Cross is helping the residents who were displaced by the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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