Fire officials investigating accidental fire at warehouse owned by state hospital in Rankin Co.

Fire officials investigating accidental fire at warehouse owned by state hospital in Rankin Co.
Crews working to put out fire. (Source: WLBT)

RANKIN CO., Miss. (WLBT) - Fire officials say that a blaze that broke out at a structure in Rankin County appears to be electrical.

First responders were on the scene of a fire Thursday night.

Multiple firefighting and emergency vehicles were seen at 3761 Highway 468 in Pearl, which is a warehouse owned by the state hospital.

The State Fire Marshal’s Office says that the fire appears to be accidental and electrical in nature.

The fire is still under investigation.

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