HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – An empty home caught fire on the second floor in Hampton Friday around noon.
Firefighters saw smoke coming from the roof of a residence in the 100 block of East Cummings Avenue. It was in a wall on the second floor, and crews contained it quickly, according to a release.
The call came in around 12:30 p.m. Nov. 28. No injuries were reported.
Hampton Fire Marshal’s office found an electrical wire that arced, causing the fire. The fire was ruled accidental.