1 adult, 4 children displaced after Portsmouth fire

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Firefighters responded a fire on Sugar Creek Circle on Saturday evening. 

Officials say they received the call cat 7:16 p.m for a residential fire. Upon arrival, crews found heavy fire and smoke coming from the front of the home. 

The fire was extinguished within 20 minutes. The home received severe damage and displaced one adult and four children. No injuries were reported. 

The fire started in the kitchen, and is thought to have started when a resident was cooking. 

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