Chesapeake home damaged in water heater fire

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A home in the Greenbriar section of Chesapeake sustained minor damage from a water heater fire.

Firefighters were called to a home on Orchard Grove Drive around 2 a.m. Seventeen minutes later, crews found smoke showing from a two-story condo.

The fire was under control by 2:30 a.m.

Officials say the fire involved a hot water heater in the attic.