Man rescues residents in Newport News house fire

Posted at 9:55 PM, Nov 27, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-27 23:58:13-05

A good Samaritan rushes into a home on fire to rescue the people inside!

It happened just after eight Tuesday night on Sycamore Avenue in Newport News.

Erik Davis says he was heading home when he saw the smoke and flames!

The three people inside are okay and the Red Cross is helping them out tonight.

Fire investigators believe it was started by a space heater.