House fire damages sheds, garage, neighboring home

WAVY/Lavoy Harrell
WAVY/Lavoy Harrell

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A house fire in Newport News spread to three additional structures and damaged a fourth Wednesday night.

Newport News dispatchers say fire crews were dispatched to the 100 block of Tyner Driver for a house fire. Assistant Fire Chief Robert Craft said the occupants of the house were not injured or displaced.

The fire spread to two sheds and a detached garage, according to Craft. A nearby house was also damaged by radiant heat, but not structurally.

The fire is under investigation. Craft said the point of origin is not yet known.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates as they become available.

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