MATHEWS COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — A firefighter was hurt while battling flames at a Mathews County business on Monday.
The Mathews County Sheriff’s Office said there was call for a fire at Bayside Joinery Company — in the Cobb Creek area — just before 1 p.m. No one was inside the building at the time.
Video from the Gloucester-Mathews Gazette Journal showed heavy smoke billowing out of the building.
A firefighter was burned on the arm while responding to the fire.
Units from Gloucester and Middlesex County assisted the Mathews Volunteer Fire Department.
The building is considered a total loss, according to the sheriff’s office.
Officials don’t believe there was any foul play in the fire. The cause is under investigation.