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Firefighters respond to Museum District apartment fire

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Posted at 5:56 PM, Aug 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-14 17:58:01-04

RICHMOND, Va. – Fire crews responded to an apartment fire in Richmond’s Museum District Tuesday afternoon.

When firefighters arrived at the apartment located at 3333 W. Grace Street, they encountered a fire on the exterior of the residence.

Everyone was reported outside of the structure upon arrival.

After a fire attack and interior search, the blaze was marked under control. There were no injuries to civilians or firefighters.

There was no immediate word on what caused the fire.

Witnesses tell CBS 6 that the apartment is vacant and there was construction going on in the unit earlier Tuesday.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.