HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A house fire in Mechanicsville sends one person to the hospital.
Firefighters were called to Drinkard Way on Friday morning and found one person in the front yard of a burning home, suffering from burns and smoke inhalation. The victim was taken to VCU Medical Center, but the extent of their injuries is unknown.
Hanover Fire-EMS says the blaze has been marked under control. The home was damaged by fire and smoke.
An aggressive interior fire attack and search for any additional occupants were quickly completed. No other injuries were reported. The fire has been marked under control. Units remain on scene conducting overhaul operations. The Hanover Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.— Hanover Fire-EMS (@HanoverFireEMS1) April 12, 2019
The Hanover Fire Marsha’s Office is investigating the cause of the fire.