Two displaced after Chesapeake house fire

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Two adults have been displaced after a fire in the 1300 block of Virginia Avenue.

Crews arrived at the scene at 7:58 p.m. to find a one story residential structure with heavy smoke emanating from the front door. As firefighters entered the home and began to extinguish the fire, the home’s conditions degraded, forcing crews to exit and temporarily go on the defensive.

Firefighters then reentered the home and were able to bring the fire under control at 8:48 p.m.

No injuries have been reported. The displaced residents are making their own lodging arrangements.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Stay with News 3 for updates. 

Google Map for coordinates 36.796669 by -76.270409.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.