Fire displaces an adult and three children

Norfolk Fire-Rescue was dispatched to an apartment fire in the 800 block of Goff Street around 10:20 a.m. on April 1, 2014. (Photo provided by Norfolk Fire-Rescue)
Norfolk Fire-Rescue was dispatched to an apartment fire in the 800 block of Goff Street around 10:20 a.m. on April 1, 2014. (Photo provided by Norfolk Fire-Rescue)

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Fire crews battled a fire at an apartment building Tuesday morning.

Battalion Chief Julian Williamson with Norfolk Fire and Rescue said crews were dispatched to the 800 block of Goff Street around 10:20 a.m. They arrived on scene less than five minutes later and found smoke and flames coming from the first floor of the two-story building.

The fire was under control by 11 a.m. Williamson said the building had three units.

No one was home at the time of the fire. Three children and one adult were displaced and the American Red Cross is assisting.

Further information was not immediately available. Stay with WAVY.com for more on this developing story.

 

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