Crews respond to house fire in Portsmouth

Posted at 8:02 PM, Jan 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-14 23:17:46-05

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Crews with Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Services responded a house fire in the 900 block of Wilcox Avenue Monday evening.

The call came in shortly before 7 p.m.

Firefighters arrived on scene to find smoke coming from the roof of the single-family home. Crews are currently trying to suppress the fire, which has been contained to the attic.

Everyone got out of the house before the fire department arrived.

The scene was still active as of 8 p.m.

There is no further information.

This story will continue to be updated as more information becomes available.

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