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Authorities responding to house fire in Franklin County

Posted at 1:46 PM, Jul 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 14:04:57-04

FRANKLIN COUNTY,Fla.(WTXL) — Authorities are currently responding to a fire at a home on Washington Street in Franklin County.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, a fire broke out at a home on Washington Street and U.S. Highway 98 in Eastpoint on Tuesday afternoon.

At this time, crews are working to extinguish the fire.

FCSO says no injuries have been reported.

Authorities are asking everyone to stay away from this area so crews can safely put out the fire.

Eastpoint Fire Department, Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Apalachicola Fire Department and authorities from St.George Island are all on scene assisting.

This is a developing story.