Paulo Salazar

About Paulo Salazar

Paulo comes to us from San Antonio, Texas. He graduated from Mississippi State University in 2007 and loves his MSU Bulldogs. Paulo has been with WCBI News over four years and curerently serves as the Weekend Anchor and weekly reporter. To contact him feel free to email him at or follow him on twitter @paulosalazar34.

Video: Columbus House Fire

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – Firefighters had their work cut out for them after an early Thursday morning blaze on Columbus’ northside.

The call came into 911 around 5:18a.m. When firefighters arrived, the home located at 289 Byrnes Circle was fully involved. Fire officials don’t believe anyone was living at the residence at the time. Fire Engines 21, 22, 25 and 30 all responded.

Firefighters were on the scene for about five hours to completely extinguish the blaze including hot spots.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.