Update: One person escapes Hampton house fire

Posted at 2:07 PM, Mar 26, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-26 18:47:46-04

Update: Thankfully, one person was able to escape a house fire in Hampton before crews arrived. No one else was hurt. 

Hampton, Va. - Crews in Hampton were on the scene of a residential fire on Tuesday.

They fought flames at a home on Smith Street. That's off of Shell Road.

Crews on the scene said there was heavy fire coming from the residence.

NewsChannel 3 learned one person was in the home and was able to get out safely before crews arrived.

No one was hurt.

The fire started in a large room area of the house, but the fire department has not determined which room yet.

Stay with us for more updates.