East End house fire started in back bedroom, crews say

Posted at 4:09 PM, Dec 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-04 17:08:53-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- No one was injured after a home in Richmond's East End caught fire Wednesday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to the single-story home in the 1800 block of N. 19th Street in the Eastview neighborhood.

"They were able to quickly locate and extinguish the fire," officials posted. "Primary/secondary searches were conducted, neg results."

Crews at the scene told reporter Cameron Thompson the fire started in a back bedroom.

There is no word on what caused the fire, which remains under investigation.

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