Blaze in Henrico damages multiple apartments

Blaze in Henrico damages multiple apartments

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Henrico Fire crews responded to a fire at a multi-story townhouse apartment in the East End on Tuesday.

Crews say when they arrived to the 4600 block of Demaree Court around 6:40 p.m., they found heavy fire coming from the apartment. While crews were searching the apartment, the fire traveled to the neighboring apartments on both sides.

Crews did not find any people or pets in the apartments. No one was injured while crews battled the fire.

Henrico Fire says five apartments were damaged and an unknown number of people are displaced.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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