Firefighters respond to fire at duplex near Oceanfront

Credit: Virginia Beach Fire Department

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Firefighters were called to the scene of a fire Tuesday morning near the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.

Officials with the Virginia Beach Fire Department said in a tweet the fire was on the first floor of a duplex on 16th Street.

Images from officials showed multiple units had responded. Caution tape was put in place around the scene.

Officials said the fire was quickly brought under control. No one was injured.

It is unclear whether anyone was displaced. Stay with for the latest development.