Hampton townhouse fire leaves up to 7 people displaced

Posted at 9:47 AM, Jun 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-15 09:47:51-04

(Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue)

HAMPTON, Va. – The Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue responded to a townhouse fire Saturday morning that displaced up to seven residents.

According to Hampton Fire, the call came in at 4:22 a.m. for the fire in the 1800 block of Olde Buckingham Road. When crews arrived, they found heavy smoke and flames showing from the two-story structure.

Three units were impacted, and no injuries were reported.

The fire was extinguished by 5:20 a.m., and its cause is still under investigation.

The Red Cross is assisting the displaced residents.