Williamsburg, York County, JCC Fire respond to business fire

Posted at 7:38 PM, Jul 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-07 19:38:44-04

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Williamsburg Fire, York County Fire, and James City County Fire responded to a business building fire Tuesday afternoon.

Fire crews responded to the fire at 4:46 p.m., in the 400 block of Prince George Street.

Crews found that a contained fire within an appliance and associated ductwork had started the fire.

The fire was initially extinguished by business workers, according to officials.

The fire was under control by 5:09 p.m., and crews helped remove the smoke from the first floor and basement level of the business.

Officials say approximately 22 firefighters responded to the incident.