Crews contain flames at commercial structure in VB

Photo Credit: Virginia Beach Fire Department

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Crews have contained flames at a commercial structure in Virginia Beach, Tuesday morning.

Amy Valdez with Virginia Beach Fire Department said crews arrived at the scene along the 4800 block of Haygood Road, shortly before 8:30 a.m.

Valdez said a privately owned storage facility, located right behind the WilcoHess on Haygood Road, caught on fire. The storage facility is now considered a loss. Several cars and shed equipment were damaged in the fire.

Witnesses in the area report hearing an explosion in the area. However, officials have not confirmed there was an explosion.

There were no reported injuries. Crews remain on the scene.

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