Two displaced after house fire in Norfolk

Posted at 12:04 PM, Jan 03, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-03 13:25:19-05

Norfolk, Va. – Crews responded to a house fire in the 5500 block of Levine Court around 11:15 a.m. Friday.

Firefighters arrived on scene and reported heavy smoke and flames coming from the home. They say they could hear the smoke alarms as they approached.

The home was searched while crews attacked the fire.

High winds were driving the smoke and flames toward a nearby home. Additional hoselines were deployed to protect the other nearby structures.

The fire was deemed under control at 12:03 p.m.

No one was home at the time of the fire. Two adults have been displaced as a result. They will receive assistance from the Red Cross.

No injuries were reported.

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