Early morning brush fire in Chesterfield

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Investigators are looking into an early morning fire in Chesterfield.

It started just after five Tuesday morning in the 13,000 block of Long Cove Court, in the Woodlake area.

Investigators say they believe the fire started with leaves behind a house and then spread to the back of the home. The family inside saw the fire, called 911 and got out. No one is hurt.

Fire crews say only the exterior of the house is damaged. They believe the family will be able to live in the home.

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