SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A child remains in critical condition Wednesday after a Suffolk house fire over the weekend.
Around 3:30 a.m. Saturday morning, Suffolk Fire and Rescue were notified that a man brought a child suffering from injuries consistent with a fire to a local hospital. The child was later transferred to another local hospital.
After an investigation, it was determined that the fire happened at a home on the 5900 block of Brookwood Drive.
According to investigators, the fire started in one of the home’s bedrooms.
The fire caused moderate smoke and fire damage in the bedroom and smoke damage throughout the house.
Officials say the Suffolk Fire Marshal’s Office continues to investigate the cause of the fire and the circumstances surrounding the fire. Anyone with information about the fire can contact Suffolk Fire Marshal Battalion Chief Chris Cornwell at 757-514-4550.
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