Cooking sparks fire in Hampton

Photo courtesy of http://hampton.gov/fire/
Photo courtesy of http://hampton.gov/fire/

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – One person was hurt in a kitchen fire in Hampton Tuesday afternoon.

Assistant Chief Jeff Periera with the Hampton Fire Division said cooking sparked the fire in the 100 block of Ireland Street. One person had a slight burn on their hand and was helped by medics. They were not transported to the hospital.

The fire was contained to the kitchen, though the rest of the home has smoke damage.

Assistance from the American Red Cross was requested for three adults and family pets.

blog comments powered by Disqus