Crews put out fire at Newport News home

Posted at 9:45 PM, Mar 02, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-02 21:45:12-05

Newport News, Va. – Firefighters put out a structure fire at a Newport News home Saturday morning.

The blaze in the 2100 block of Marshall Avenue heavily damaged the back porch and rear wall of the home.

Fire units arrived at 9:22 am and brought the fire under control at 9:40am.

The cause of the fire is under investigation and the Red Cross provided assistance to the residents.