No injuries after accidental fire in Newport News

Posted at 10:35 PM, Jul 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-01 22:35:07-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Crews with the Newport News Fire Department responded to a fire in the 7600 block of Nancy Drive Wednesday night.

Officials say the fire was confined to the first floor. It was ruled to be accidental.

Firefighters were able to bring the fire under control in approximately 38 minutes.

The person who lived in the home was able to escape safely thanks to a working smoke detector.

No one was hurt during this incident.

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