Family of three without home after fire damages Chesapeake house

Posted at 10:06 PM, Oct 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-23 00:08:08-04

Chesapeake, Va. – A family of three now has to find another place to live after their home was damaged in a fire in Chesapeake on Thursday.

This occurred in the Western Branch section of the city.

Firefighters were called to the fire in the 3200 block of Shadyside Lane at 7:15 p.m.

They arrived 6 minutes later and found smoke coming from a two-story, single family home.

Firefighters contained the fire to the attic of the home.

The cause is still under investigation.