Crews work small attic fire on Elbow Road in Chesapeake


(WAVY photo: Stephanie Cooke)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Elbow Road in Chesapeake is closed as firefighters work an attic fire in the 1600 block.

Lt. Robert Warren with the fire department said the call came in as a “small attic fire.”

Firefighters responded to the scene at 7:55 p.m. and arrived eight minutes later, fire officials wrote in a news release.

They arrived and did not see fire but smelled smoke. Upon investigating further, they found a small fire in the attic.

It was marked under control at 8:09 p.m. and extinguished at 8:15 p.m.

There were no injuries reported. The cause is still under investigation.

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