CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Fire units from three different cities responded to a retirement community Sunday morning after a fire.
According to Chesapeake Fire Department’s Twitter, crews from Virginia Beach Fire and Norfolk Fire arrived at the 1000 block of Justis Street shortly after 12:25 p.m.
Officials say the Indian River Residential Care facility was evacuated upon arrival. No injuries have been reported.
In a Tweet, fire officials stated that the fire started outside of the building, but was extinguished quickly.
The fire on Justis St started on the exterior. Fire extension to the interior was quickly extinguished by the sprinkler system. No injuries reported. — Chesapeake Fire Dept (@ChesapeakeFire) April 21, 2019
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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