Suffolk Fire crews extinguish house fire Monday morning

Posted at 11:09 AM, Aug 11, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-11 11:09:00-04

Suffolk Fire crews were able to extinguish a fire in an unoccupied home in the 7100 block of Crittenden Road on Monday morning.

According to a release, Suffolk Fire & Rescue and Suffolk Police responded to the fire just before 10:00 a.m.

The fire was in the second story addition over the attached garage of the home. It did not spread into the living quarters.

Firefighters were able to get the fire under control by 10:22 a.m. No one was injured.

Chuckatuck Volunteer Fire Engine 29, Car 109, Tanker 9, Medic 9A, Engine 6, Ladder 5, Ladder 6, EMS 1, Battalion 2, and Fire Marshal 4 responded to the fire.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation by the Suffolk Fire Marshal’s Office.