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Video: New Hope House Fire

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LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)-A house fire is finally out.

Just after seven Friday (2-8-13) morning fire fighters were called to the scene of a house fire on Tanya Lane in New Hope.

The home owner called the department after she noticed smoke.

After the fire was extinguished fire fighters were recalled after 10 AM to find a hot spot remained in the attic.

Officials believe the fire originated in the mechanical room of the house where the water heater and air unit are located.

The fire then traveled up the duck work home and into the attic.

Fortunately, no was injured and the fire has only done moderate damage to the home.