RURAL RETREAT, Va. (WFXR) — The Rural Retreat Volunteer Fire Department says it responded to a metal shop fire that left one person burned on Porter Road on Jan. 9.
Firefighters say they arrived at the shop around 3 p.m. and found smoke and flames throughout the building. Rural Retreat EMS reports they treated the owner of the shop for smoke inhalation and burns.
The owner’s condition is unknown at this time.
Crews say they were able to contain the fire to the back of the shop. It took them about an hour to put the fire out before leaving.
The cause of the fire is unknown.