Crews bring eastern Henrico County house fire under control

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Crews in Henrico County say that a family of three made it out safely when a house fire happened Tuesday in the county’s east end.

No injuries occurred, but fire crews are still searching for a cat.

When fire crews arrived, they found heavy fire coming from the rear and attic of the house.

A spokesperson for Henrico Fire said more than two dozen firefighters responded with four engines, a ladder truck, a heavy rescue truck, a medic unit and two commanders.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined, but the damage is extensive and it appears that an adult and two children will be displaced as a result of the fire.

No other details have been released at this time.

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