Fire displaces family of 8 in south Richmond

Fire displaces family of 8 in south Richmond
The fire at this house broke out around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. (Source: NBC12)
The fire at this house broke out around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A blaze ripped through a south Richmond home on Tuesday night, displacing a family of eight, including two children.

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The fire broke out around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday near a water heater at a house on Logandale Avenue near Broad Rock Road.

The house was completely destroyed causing $45,000 worth of damage, fire officials said.

The Red Cross is assisting the family.

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