Townhouse fire in Virginia Beach displaces 2 adults, 9 animals

Posted at 8:55 AM, Sep 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-01 08:55:49-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Two adults, eight rabbits and a cat have been displaced after a townhouse fire in the 900 block of Prince William Court Saturday morning.

Dispatchers received a call at 5:30 a.m. for the fire. Crews arrived within minutes and found smoke and fire inside a bathroom. An exhaust fan had overheated, causing significant smoke throughout the townhouse.

One adult was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation. The townhome suffered minor structural damage.