Firefighters in Chesapeake respond to commercial fire

Posted at 5:46 AM, Sep 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-12 13:29:15-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Firefighters in Chesapeake responded to a commercial fire at Long Shot Billiards and Darts on Wednesday.

According to officials, the fire was in the 1125 S. Military Highway and the Chesapeake Fire Department was notified about the fire around 4:30 a.m.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, they could see smoke coming from the business. The Virginia Beach Fire Department also assisted in the fire.

The fire reportedly started in a dryer. It was mostly contained to the dryer, but smoke damage was widespread throughout the structure, according to officials.

The fire was brought under control by 4:45 a.m. and no injuries were reported.

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