Heavy fire and smoke at vacant home in Richmond’s Northside

Posted at 5:13 PM, Dec 07, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-07 17:13:38-05

RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond Police battled a fire in the 1100 block of Althea Parkway, not far from the Richmond-Henrico Turnpike.

Crews arrived to find a vacant home burning. There was heavy smoke and fire coming from the second floor.

Richmond marked the fire under control just after 5 p.m., Monday.

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