Two people taken to hospital after apartment fire in Newport News

Posted at 6:42 AM, Dec 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-29 15:12:46-05

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Firefighters were called to an apartment fire in the 400 block of Manor Road early Saturday morning.

According to officials, crews responded to the fire around 5:30 a.m., and put the fire out quickly.

The fire damaged one apartment and two people were transported to Riverside Regional Hospital for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is unknown and being investigated by the Fire Marshal’s office.

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