Apartment catches fire in Portsmouth
Portsmouth, Va. – Crews responded to an apartment fire overnight in Portsmouth, officials tell NewsChannel 3.
The call came in at 1:28 a.m. on Friday, May 2, 2014. Crews responded to the 300 block of Dinwiddie Street – that’s in Downtown Portsmouth near Crawford Pkwy.
The fire started in a detached two-story workshop/apartment. The workshop is on the first floor; the apartment is on the second floor.
The workshop/apartment was not occupied at the time.
The home is adjacent to the workshop/apartment, and sustained some heat damage, officials say.
The occupants of the home were awakened by firefighters.
No injuries have been reported.
Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.