Families displaced after fire damages Virginia Beach townhomes

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Posted at 10:25 PM, Apr 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-01 22:41:09-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - A handful of families were displaced after a fire damaged multiple townhomes in the 2200 block of San Marino Court Friday night.

The first unit with the Virginia Beach Fire Department arrived on scene just after 8:30 p.m.

Four units were damaged in the fire. Officials tell News 3 smoke detectors alerted the occupants to the fire.

The fire was brought under control at 9:12 p.m.

No civilians, firefighters or pets were injured in this incident.

As of now, assistance from the Red Cross is not needed.

The origin and cause of the fire are still under investigation.

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