Crews knock down fire near Lesner Bridge

(Courtesy: Noël Barefoot Watkins, via Facebook)
(Courtesy: Noël Barefoot Watkins, via Facebook)

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Beach responded to a residential fire in the Ocean Park area Wednesday evening.

Battalion Chief Jack Crandell with Virginia Beach Fire-Rescue said the fire was reported in the 2300 block of Osprey Villa Court near the Lesner Bridge at 4:40 p.m. Firefighters were at the scene in about four minutes and reported flames on the back deck and going into the roof area of a home.

Crandell said the fire is under control and was knocked down relatively quickly. However, units were still on scene around 5:30 p.m.

No one was injured.

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