Six people displaced after house fire in Hampton

Posted at 4:27 AM, Dec 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-12 04:27:55-05

HAMPTON, Va. – Six people are displaced from their homes after a house fire Wednesday afternoon.

Reports say the fire started around 4:30 p.m., in the 700 block of Burgess Avenue.

When officials arrived on scene they found heavy smoke and flames coming from the home.

One person was treated for minor injuries and then released. Six people are now displaced due to the fire.

Fire officials ruled the cause as accidental, careless smoking. There are no further details at this time.