Two adults displaced after garage fire on Island Road

Portsmouth Fire

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Two adults were displaced after a garage fire spread to the attic of their home in the 2700 block of Island Road on Sunday morning.

Chief Michael Stockton said that units were dispatched at 6:13 a.m. and they arrived on scene at 6:22 a.m.. Upon arrival, units found heavy flames coming from the garage that spread into the attic.

The fire was deemed under control a short time later.

There were no reported injuries.

The cause is listed as improper use material for wood work in the garage.