Danville Fire Department extinguishes kitchen fire on Westover Drive


DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR News) – (9:08 p.m. on 10/13) The City of Danville’s website reads the following:

A subject came into the Danville Fire Departments Westover Drive station at 6:01 pm  and reported a structure fire at 3142 Westover Drive which is just down the street from the station. Crews immediately responded and arrived to find moderate smoke coming from the rear of a single story residence. Upon further investigation it was found that all occupants were out of the structure and there was fire in the kitchen area of the structure. Crews attacked the fire confining  the fire to the stove and cabinets above. The residence received moderate damage to the kitchen with minor smoke damage to rest of the structure. One occupant received burns to their hand which was treated at the scene and released. Three engines, one Ladder truck, a safety officer and a Battalion Chief responded and stayed on scene for just over an hour. 


(6:26 p.m. on 10/13) The Danville Fire Department says the Westover fire is ‘under control.’

(6:16 p.m. on 10/13) The Danville Fire Department is working a fire at 3142 Westover Drive, according to its Twitter feed. It says the property is ‘almost across from the fire station.’

Courtesy: Google Maps

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