NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A Newport News family was displaced after an accidental fire sparked in their kitchen, causing $10,000 in damage.
According to J. Douglas Carper, Battalion Chief with the Newport News Fire Department, crews responded to a residential structure fire at 555 Woodall Court in the Misty Woods Apartment Complex at approximately 5 p.m. Friday afternoon.
Carper says there were no working smoking alarms in the home at the time. Four were treated at the scene and released for smoke inhalation.
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