Apartment fire contained to oven


ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Crews were called to the 8th Street Apartments for a report of a commercial structure fire on Thursday.

When Roanoke County Fire & Rescue Department responded at 7:45 in the morning to the Vinton location, residents had already been evacuated.

Heavy smoke was visible from the apartment where the fire started.

Crews located the fire and contained it to the oven in the apartment.

Two people were examined by medical staff, but were not transported to the hospital.

No residents were displaced because of the fire. No injuries were reported.

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