Man injured in second alarm fire at senior housing

Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Fire Department responded to a second alarm fire on Tuesday afternoon. The fire broke out at Imperial Plaza, a senior housing facility at 1715 Bellevue Avenue.

Upon arrival fire crews saw smoke coming from the 8th floor. One man was taken to a local hospital after being located in a room on fire.

No one else was injured. The fire is now under control.

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