Fire outside apartment near VCU campus

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Firefighters are investigating a fire at an apartment right near the VCU campus.

This happened around 2 a.m. Monday at the intersection of North Harrison and West Main Streets.

Firefighters were called to respond to an apartment fire, but when they arrived it turned out it was debris right outside the building that was up in flames.

Crews were able to knock out the fire in 15 minutes.

The three people living there, escaped without injuries and the building is considered safe to live in.

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