Crews battle small fire at Norfolk business

Fire crews responded to the 1100 block of Lance Road around 7:53 a.m. on June 8, 2014 after a commercial fire was reported.
Fire crews responded to the 1100 block of Lance Road around 7:53 a.m. on June 8, 2014 after a commercial fire was reported.

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) Norfolk firefighters extinguished a small fire at the offices of Bay Area Exteriors on Lance Road Sunday morning.

Fire crews responded to the 1100 block of Lance Road around 7:53 a.m. after a commercial fire was reported. When they arrived they found smoke coming from the rear of the building.

Firefighters forced the door of the business to gain entry and located a small fire burning inside the building. Crews extinguished the fire quickly and prevented the fire from spreading.

A small grass fire outside the building was also extinguished, according to  a fire department spokesman. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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