Faulty electrical outlet causes apartment fire in Hampton

Credit: Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Fire crews responded an apartment fire on Michigan Drive Saturday afternoon.

Officials say the call came in at 2:15 p.m. in the 500 block of Michigan Drive for the fire. It is under control.

An adult and child were not injured, but have been displaced.

Officials later determined that fire was caused by a faulty electrical outlet.

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