Three displaced in apartment fire

Photo courtesy Newport News Fire Department
Photo courtesy Newport News Fire Department

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Newport News fire crews battled a fire at an apartment along Logan Place Monday afternoon.

Battalion J. Douglas Carper II with the Newport News Fire Department said firefighters were dispatched to the 500 block of Logan Place just before 1 p.m. When they arrived, they found smoke showing from the two-story apartment.

Crews were able to get the fire under control within 10 minutes and the home suffered significant damage.

The fire was ruled accidental in nature and began in the kitchen. Three people have been displaced.

No injuries were reported.


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