Chimney fire in Chesterfield County displaces 6

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – The Chesterfield County Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded early Monday morning, at 12:01 a.m. to the 1600 block of Old Hundred Road for the report of a house fire.

According to Lt. Jason Elmore, fire crews arrived to find heavy fire from the side of the house involving the chimney. Firefighters extinguished the fire from the outside of the home and then went inside the home to extinguish the fire that extended into the house.

It took crews approximately 20 mins to get the fire under control. There were no injuries; however, six occupants were displaced.

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