Family of five displaced in fire at Williamsburg apartment

Photo courtesy of Williamsburg Fire Department

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) — A family of five was displaced Friday after a fire damaged their Williamsburg home.

Photo courtesy of Williamsburg Fire Department

Officials say crews from Williamsburg, York, and James City County were called to the scene on Merrimac Trail just before 10:30 p.m.

Firefighters found smoke and a small fire near the home’s HVAC unit.

Crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire, according to the Williamsburg Fire Department. One was evaluated on scene, but was not taken to the hospital.

Officials say relatives will be helping the family with temporary living arrangements.

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