Cat and 2 birds dead, 6 people displaced by fire on Diana Lee Court in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Six people have been displaced by a fire Friday on Diana Lee Court in Virginia Beach.

Despite efforts to revive them, a cat and two birds also died after the fire.

The call came in reporting the residential fire at 2:10 p.m. Friday in the 3300 block of Diana Lee Court, according to fire officials.

The fire appeared to have started in the kitchen. Crews arrived on scene to find light smoke coming from the house. They were told there were two birds and a cat inside.

Firefighters were unable to save the cat, even though they administered oxygen to it outside the home.

The fire was out by 2:37 p.m.

There were no injuries to residents or firefighters.

The American Red Cross is assisting the people who have been displaced.

The cause is under investigation.

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