Man airlifted to hospital after vehicle fire in Hampton


HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton officials say one person was transported to the hospital after a vehicle caught on fire Thursday morning.

Hampton Dispatch said the call came in just before 7 a.m. for a vehicle fire at the intersection of West Mercury Boulevard and Riverdale Drive.

Hampton Fire officials said a man was burned and was airlifted by Nightingale to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital to be treated for his injuries.

There is no word on the extent of the person’s injuries.

This is a developing story. Stay with for updates.

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