Crews respond to house fire in Pine Meadows section of Virginia Beach

Posted at 10:11 AM, Sep 18, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-18 11:45:53-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – A house fire has been reported in the 600 block of Dwyer Road in the Pine Meadows section of Virginia Beach, officials tell NewsChannel 3.

The fire started in a ceiling fan and extended into the attic, according to Virginia Beach Fire Department Spokesperson Amy Valdez.

Crews responded to the scene around 9:45 a.m. The fire has been deemed under control.

The fire appears to be accidental. One occupant was home at the time and was not injured, officials say.

No other injuries have been reported at this time.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 as more information becomes available.