Small fire reported at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

Posted at 8:23 AM, Jul 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-22 09:06:41-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – A small fire was reported at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital on Wednesday morning, according to the Virginia Beach Fire Department.

The fire started in a light fixture inside the Emergency Department. The area was evacuated due to the smoke.

Once fire crews arrived, the fire was quickly extinguished.

The Emergency Department has since reopened.

Additional details will be provided as they become available.