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Crews respond after fire that destroyed Danville home rekindles

No injuries reported

DANVILLE, Va.UPDATED

Crews are back at the scene of a fire that destroyed a Danville home after it rekindled Tuesday morning.

Authorities say crews originally responded to the home on Stokes Street around 5:15 p.m. Monday, where a fire was started by unattended cooking. Crews returned to the scene around 10 a.m. Tuesday when the fire rekindled.

No injuries have been reported.


ORIGINAL STORY

Crews battled a house fire on Monday evening in Stokes Street in Danville, according to the Danville Fire Department.

Firefighters used four engines and a ladder truck to put out the flames.

The 911 call came in at about 5:15 p.m. and all occupants were able to get out of the home.

At this time, there are no reported injuries, according to a city official.

The cause of the fire was “unattended cooking,” according to the Danville Fire Department.

Danville Fire Department battling a fire at 758 Stokes Street on Dec. 16, 2019.
Danville Fire Department battling a fire at 758 Stokes Street on Dec. 16, 2019. (Danville Fire Department)
Danville Fire Department battling a fire at 758 Stokes Street on Dec. 16, 2019.
Danville Fire Department battling a fire at 758 Stokes Street on Dec. 16, 2019. (Danville Fire Department)

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