Fire in Petersburg Forces 13 From Their Home

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Thirteen people, including two children, lost their home to a fire early Sunday morning.

The home, located at 14 Centre Hill Court, was sub-divided into three apartments.

A person, who lived in one of the apartments, ran out to alert a family who lived next door. Everyone was able to escape the fire uninjured.

Investigators said the fire started at the back of the home and spread to the building’s attic. The cause of the fire remained under investigation.

The Red Cross was called to help the people who lived in the home.

Stay with 8News for any updates. 

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