House fire in Portsmouth displaces 6 people

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Six people were displaced by a house fire in Portsmouth Friday night.

Dispatchers received a call about the fire at 7:00 p.m. Portsmouth Fire Chief Mike Stockton says the fire has been extinguished, but six people were displaced because of it.

The Red Cross is helping the displaced residents.

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