No injuries after commercial fire in Chesapeake


CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Firefighters responded to a commercial fire on Bainbridge Boulevard in Chesapeake Monday night.

The initial call reporting the fire came in around 8:50 p.m. Monday in the 2100 block of Chesapeake Drive.

Fire officials said crews arrived on scene to find smoke coming from the roof of the structure. Crews went into the structure to look for occupants.

They then removed a small section of the roof and side of the building to gain access to the attic area, where they were able to contain the fire.

All occupants made it out of the building without reporting any injuries.

Chesapeake Roads on Twitter said around 9:20 p.m. that the road was closed in both directions at Chesapeake Drive.

The road reopened by 10:30 p.m.

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the fire.

Stay with for updates.

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