Lauderdale firefighters battle multiple fires along Valley Road

Wildfire near intersection of Valley Road and Arundel Road (Photo Source: WTOK-TV)
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LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - Lauderdale County firefighters battled multiple wildfires along Valley Road Monday morning.

The fires started around 10 a.m. One of them was across from Plant Sweatt. The other was burning at the same time at the intersection of Valley and Arundel Roads.

Windy conditions made things more difficult for firefighters.

Volunteer firefighters also were battling a fire in Toomsuba Monday morning.

The Mississippi Forestry Commission is assisting.