1 injured in apparent accidental fire in Norfolk

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — One person was hurt Thursday morning in a fire that officials say appears to have been accidental.

Norfolk fire officials say crews were called to a building on Suburban Parkway around 10:20 a.m. for a reported structure fire. Smoke and flames were visible from the building when

The fire was under control within 20 minutes.

One person was hurt and taken to the hospital, according to officials. The extent of their injuries is unknown.

Officials say the fire appears to have been accidental in-nature, and may have been caused by a water heater within a detached garage.

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