NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A small fire was sparked by an electrical problem in Norfolk Monday night.
The fire along Gates Avenue started just before 9 p.m. in the basement. The fire did not extend past the basement, according to Battalion Chief Julian Williamson with Norfolk Fire and Rescue.
The occupants in the home did evacuate.
The fire was ruled accidental and electrical. It was not caused by weather.
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