3 people escape fire at 101-year-old home in Petersburg

3 people escape fire at 101-year-old home in Petersburg

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - Three people and three dogs made it safely out of a house fire in Petersburg on Monday morning.

Multiple fire units responded to the blaze at the 101-year-old home just after 6:30 a.m. in the 1600 block of Westover Avenue.

Fire officials say the blaze started in an enclosed parlor room and has been ruled accidental.

The Red Cross responded to the fire, but the occupants to not need assistance.

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