Two displaced in Chesapeake fire

Posted at 9:16 PM, May 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-02 21:25:52-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Two people have been displaced after a fire damaged their home.

According to Chesapeake Fire Department Spokesperson Capt. Scott Clifford, communications received the call just before 8 p.m.

Crews arrived to a home in the 800 Block of Timberline Court at 8:05 p.m. The fire was under control at 8:25 p.m. and was contained to a room on the second floor.

Fire officials say it appears that the fire started on a couch. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

No one was injured. Two displaced residents will be staying with their family members.