Portsmouth firefighters respond to large house fire

Posted at 5:58 AM, Mar 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-12 12:52:47-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Firefighters in Portsmouth are currently working a fire in the 600 block of Lake Shores Drive that stems from a blaze at the same house that started around 11:15 p.m. Monday.

The call for the fire came in again around 5 a.m. Tuesday morning when the blaze surfaced at the house.

Firefighters said the fire originally started in the kitchen and quickly spread Sunday night then Monday morning the house had a large fire going again which crews worked to put out.

Residents from the home have been displaced and no injuries to residents or firefighters have been reported.

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