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Man dead, woman, firefighter hospitalized after Campbell County house fire

CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. – One man is dead and two others, including a firefighter, are hospitalized after a house fire in Campbell County on Tuesday.

Campbell County Public Safety received calls about the single-family house fire at 317 Pleasant Hill Road at about 6:56 p.m. from both a neighbor and a Campbell County Sheriff’s Office deputy who was in the area.

It was reported that there was a man in the basement of the house who was unable to escape.

It was also reported that the back of the house was on fire and flames could be seen.

The man's name has not been released.

Both the woman and the firefighter were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Campbell County Public Safety and the Rustburg and Lyn-Dan Heights volunteer fire departments responded to the fire.

The Campbell County fire marshal and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the fire.