House Fire in Leake County


3:52 p.m. – Leake County Deputies, Edinburg Fire Department, and MS Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle accident that partially blocked the roadway on Highway 16 East. No injuries were reported. Authorities worked to clear the road quickly.

4:14 p.m. – Carthage Volunteers, Ofahoma Fire Department, and Barnes Fire Department responded to a house fire at the intersection of Conway Road and Pleasant Grove Road. Sadly, the home was fully engulfed.

5:23 p.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call about a disturbance at Hillcrest Street.

8:37 p.m. – Leake Deputies were dispatched to Bufkins Road when a call came through about a disturbance.

9:05 p.m. – Leake County Deputies received a call reporting a reckless driver traveling Ealy Road.

10:07 p.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting a reckless driver on Highway 16 East in the area of Midway Road.

11:13 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a local store when an employee called reporting a disturbance.