Apparent fire in railroad cars near Todd Lofts

Source: Wendy Phelps []
Source: Wendy Phelps []

Posted by Phil Riggan - email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - An apparent train fire is under investigation in area of the Todd Lofts in North Richmond on Hermitage Road, just north of the West Broad DMV.

City of Richmond officials announced that Hermitage Road between Leigh Street and Overbrook Road is currently closed and will remain closed for several hours due to the fire. Motorists should avoid this area if at all possible.

Many viewers have contacted NBC12 with dramatic photos of the fire. Please follow the links above to add your own.

NBC12 has a crew at the scene and we will have much more information on this as it comes available.

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