VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The back of a Virginia Beach home went up in flames last night.
Firefighters were called to the 1900 block of Marta Court, in the Red Mill section of the city, around 11:30 p.m.
Once on scene, firefighters found the entire back of the home in flames.
Officials say the fire was caused by unattended smoking material, likely cigarettes.
A man inside and his dog were able to get out safely.
It is being ruled an accident.