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Fire crews battle house fire in South Richmond

Posted at 4:43 PM, Nov 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-01 16:53:20-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Richmond Fire crews are battling a house fire in South Richmond's Blackwell neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

Fire officials said they responded to the 1400 block of Decatur Street around 4:18 p.m. When crews arrived to the scene they found heavy smoke and fire coming out of the roof of the home.

Fire officials marked the fire under control at 4:44 p.m.

There were no victim’s found inside the home and no injuries reported at the scene.

CBS 6 has a crew on the scene.

There is no word on the cause of the fire at this time. Fire investigators and a building inspector are at the scene.