Resident walking on beach spots house fire

Posted at 11:31 AM, Apr 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-09 11:31:24-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Tuesday morning a citizen walking on the beach called 911 when smoke was showing in the 5700 block of Ocean Front Ave.

Around 8:30 a.m., crews got to the scene and found a fire.

A three story residential structure under renovation was on fire. It is not currently occupied, firefighters said.

A home next to the structure on fire was damaged but is still able to be lived in.

Crews said there were no civilians or firefighters injured.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.