One injury reported at fire on Birch Lane in Suffolk


Nov. 20, 2020. Photo courtesy: Suffolk Fire & Rescue

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Suffolk Fire and Rescue reports one person was injured when a fire broke out in a detached shed at a home on Birch Lane Friday morning.

According to fire dispatch, they received the call at 6:45 a.m. about the working fire and crews arrived seven minutes later.

Firefighters arrived to find a fully involved fire in the structure. The fire also caused some heat damage to the siding on the nearby home.

The one reported injury was minor, fire officials said. A neighbor was injured when she tried to alert the residents about the fire.

The Fire Marshal’s Office is working to determine what caused the fire.

Latest News

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

WAVY Twitter Widget

***Don’t Miss Module Removal CSS***

WAVY Facebook