Richmond Fire Department fights two fires on Saturday


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Fire Department says a fire at 1427 Oakwood Avenue has been marked under control. The department tweeted information about the fire at 4:20 p.m.

Crews have now left the scene after handling a fire on the second floor of a residential structure. Everyone was able to safely exit the house and no injuries or fatalities have been reported.

Shortly after the Richmond Fire Department announced another fire on Twitter at 4:40 p.m. Richmond Fire says Engine 13 arrived at an apartment at 1243 Nelson Street. The apartment had heavy smoke coming from it upon arrival. Everyone was reported outside of the apartment.


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