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Jackson firefighters battle downtown fire

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

First responders are battling a huge fire on the corner of Capitol and Lemmon Streets in downtown Jackson. The fire, at 710 West Capitol Street, is at the location of the former Atmos Energy Headquarters.

Chief fire investigator Greg Travis says the building was unoccupied and boarded up.

Flames have been visible for miles and there are reports of power outages along Gallatin Street and the surrounding area.

No word, yet, on what caused the fire.

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