Hampton firefighters put out porch fire

Posted at 9:14 AM, Jun 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-09 09:14:17-04

Hampton, Va. – Fire crews in Hampton put out a porch fire Sunday morning in the 200 block of Chesterfield Road.

When firefighters arrived they found a person trying to put out the fire on the porch of a two-story home with a garden hose.

The porch and exterior siding were heavily damaged and smoke damage was found inside the home.

The case of the fire is undetermined at this time, but investigators found that several household chemicals were stored together where the blaze began.