No injuries after house fire in Chesapeake


House fire 3300 block of Stilworken Drive in Chesapeake (Photo courtesy: Chesapeake Fire Department)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — There were no injuries after a house fire in Chesapeake Monday night.

Fire crews were called to a home in the 3300 block of Stilworken Drive in the Western Branch section of the city around 7 p.m. after a resident said their house was on fire.

Crews arrived 5 minutes later to find smoke and flames visible from the house.

Residents evacuated before firefighters arrived.

The fire was marked out at 7:29 p.m.

The American Red Cross is assisting the residents.

The cause of the fire was deemed to be accidental.

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