Harrison County

One killed in Biloxi apartment fire, chief says

Biloxi Fire Chief Joe Boney said one person died during a fire Monday morning at Westwick Apartments on Stennis Drive, which is off of Pass Road.

Boney said Biloxi fire received the call around 11:55 a.m. and responders were on the scene by 12 p.m. He said the fire has been extinguished and it was contained to a single apartment.

The fire is under investigation.

The Sun Herald will update this story as information becomes available.