Crews respond to two-alarm fire in Ghent

Posted at 12:57 PM, Apr 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-21 15:26:30-04

Norfolk, Va. – Crews are currently on scene at a house fire in the 500 block of Mill Street in Norfolk.

Units were dispatched to the scene at 12:11 p.m. Upon arrival, heavy smoke was showing from the two-story residence and fire was coming from the garage.

Firefighters  deployed hose lines inside the building and a second alarm was called.

The fire ripped through the structure and required crews inside to back out. All firefighters were evacuated from the inside and continued to battle the fire from the outside.

Norfolk fire officials say no injuries have been reported.

The cause of the fire is still unknown.

Smoky conditions were seen throughout the Hague area as a result of the fire.

Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.