NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Fire officials say a woman is dead and four other people are injured after a fire at Norfolk duplex.
Media outlets report that Norfolk Fire-Rescue officials said in a news release that fire crews were called to the home on Kingston Avenue around 2 a.m. Friday, Jan26th.
When firefighters arrived, they found that several people had escaped, but a woman was still in an upstairs bedroom. Firefighters found the woman and brought her outside, but officials say she suffered multiple burns and did not survive.
Officials say a woman and two children were taken to a hospital, but details about their conditions were not available. One woman suffered minor burns, but declined treatment.
Officials say the fire was under control around 3 a.m. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.
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