9 displaced after apartment fire in Chesapeake

(Mike Marrero/WAVY Photo)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Nine people were displaced by an apartment fire in the South Norfolk area of Chesapeake on Thursday.

Firefighters were called to the 3000 block of Welcome Road at 4:51 p.m. Crews got to the scene five minutes later and found smoke and fire coming from the building.

The fire was marked under control by 5:10 p.m. and was out at 5:15 p.m.

No one was injured.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.