HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A was reported fire at the Department of Corrections in Henry County on January 23, according to BTW21.
Around 10:31 on Monday firefighters were dispatched to the Patrick Henry Correctional Unit on A. L. Phillpott Highway for a fire. While crews battled the fire, Virginia State Police and Henry County deputies helped to move inmates to a holding area.
Firefighters said the blaze started in the laundry room and crews were able to put the fire out.
According to the Fire Chief, no one was injured during the incident and a load of clothes was burned.