Suffolk home destroyed after fire

Posted at 2:49 PM, Mar 06, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-06 22:17:01-05

Suffolk, Va. - A home was destroyed in Suffolk on Friday after flames ripped through the two-story structure.

This happened in the 3500 block of Knott's Neck Road which is in the rural northern Suffolk area.

Emergency crews received calls about the fire at around 1:21 p.m.

When they arrived, they saw fire coming from the home. No one was inside at the time.

They are not sure yet how many people actually lived there.

A portion of the road there is closed as crews continue to investigate.

The cause of the fire is unknown. The Fire Marshal's Office is now handling the investigation.