Small fire on roof of Maryview Hospital in Portsmouth


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Fire crews were called to Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center Wednesday morning.

Chief Jim Hoffler confirmed a piece of equipment caught fire while work was being done on the roof. Black smoke from the fire could be seen coming from the roof, but Hoffler said the fire never made it into the building.

Firefighters got the fire under control quickly and there were no injuries reported.

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