7 displaced after basement fire in North Chesterfield

7 displaced after basement fire in North Chesterfield

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Chesterfield Fire crews are investigating after a house fire that displaced seven people on Wednesday.

The call came in around 4:15 p.m. from the 2500 block of Traymore Road, not far from Huguenot Road.

The fire started in the basement of the house. The family was able to get out safely, but a cat died.

The fire was under control at 4:52 p.m.

Dominion Energy has cut power to the house so investigators can go inside, but fire crews will remain on scene for a little longer.

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