Stove sparks fire in Richmond apartment building

Posted at 11:01 AM, Oct 02, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-02 11:45:10-04


RICHMOND, Va. – Smoke was seen coming out of an apartment building on the Boulevard in Richmond early Thursday morning.

It happened around 5:30 a.m. near the intersection of South Boulevard and Grayland Avenue.

The fire was contained to one apartment on the second floor, and investigators believe the fire may have originated from the stove.

Officials marked the fire under control within an hour.

No injuries were reported.