RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Fire Department successfully managed to extinguish a fire at a linen business in South Richmond Thursday morning.
Around 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 9, units were called to a linen business in the 2800 block of Cofer Road for a reported structure fire.
According to authorities, a conveyer belt had caught fire but was contained thanks to the building’s sprinkler system. Upon their arrival, firefighters successfully put out the fire — approximately 30 minutes after the original call went out.
There were approximately 32 units at the scene and no reported injuries.