1 displaced by house fire in Chesapeake


House fire on Hanbury Road W. in Chesapeake Dec. 22, 2021. (Photo courtesy: Chesapeake Fire Department)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Chesapeake fire officials said one person was displaced by a house fire Wednesday afternoon.

The fire was reported at 4:19 p.m. in the 100 block of Hanbury Road W.

Units arrived about four minutes later to find smoke coming from the front door of the one-story house. Firefighters entered the building and extinguished the fire, which was called under control minutes later at 4:29 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

The fire started in the kitchen and was determined to be accidental.

The resident has been displaced, but they’re making their own lodging arrangements, fire officials said.

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