VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was taken to the hospital and a dog was killed after a fire broke out at a home in Virginia Beach early Monday.
Firefighters from Virginia Beach, with help from Chesapeake and Norfolk, responded around 3:50 a.m. to the 1000 block of Neptune Avenue in the MacDonald Park area of Virginia Beach.
When crews arrived on scene, they found fire coming from a window of one-story single family home. The fire was marked under control a short time later.
The occupants exited the home and the woman was transported to a local hospital for smoke inhalation. Her injuries are not considered life-threatening.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.