Chesapeake house fire displaces family of 5

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A family of five was displaced by house fire in the Western Branch section of Chesapeake Thursday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to the 4400 block of Anchor Bend Court at 2:41 p.m. Units arrived on scene seven minutes later to find fire and smoke coming from a two-story, single-family home. The fire was marked under control by 4:26 p.m.

No one was injured and the displaced family has found a place to stay in the meantime.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.