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Remerton fire under investigation

REMERTON, GA -

A fire that broke out at an abandoned home in the 1700 block of Poplar St. in Remerton early Thursday morning remained under investigation late Thursday afternoon.

The Valdosta Fire Department and Lowndes County Fire Department also responded to the fire to assist Remerton firefighters.

As of Thursday afternoon, there was no word on the exact extent of the damage but small burn marks could be seen near the roof line on the front of the home.

Yellow police tape remained tied between two trees in the driveway leading up the home and police tape could also be seen draped around the foundation on the front and side of the home.

WALB reached out to Remerton Fire Chief Jamie Horne multiple times and to the Remerton Police Department Thursday for more information, but our calls were not returned.

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