Henrico firefighters 'minutes away' from full-blown townhome blaze

Published: Sep. 23, 2016 at 9:34 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 13, 2017 at 8:19 PM EDT
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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The Henrico Fire Department says they were "minutes away" from a full-blown townhome fire early Friday.

The blaze that started at a shed at the Townhomes at Oakleys on Sydclay Drive damaged three units.

Fire officials aren't sure what caused the blaze and said it was "unusual" for a shed to catch on fire at 4 a.m.

The fire department evacuated everyone who lived near the blaze. No injuries were reported.

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