MFD fights Sunday night house fire in Meridian

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian firefighters responded to a home near 16th Avenue and 20th Street Sunday night.

Once on scene, heavy flames could be seen coming from the structure. Firefighters were able to contain the fire quickly. It appears the majority of the fire was at the back of the house. An investigator has been called to the scene.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. There is no word on injuries at the time of this post.