ROANOKE, Va. – Two people are without a place to live after a fire in Roanoke on Wednesday morning.
At 10:20 a.m., fire crews responded to the 3800 block of Woodleigh Road NW, just off of Peters Creek Road, to find smoke and flames coming from an apartment building, according to first-responders.
Two apartment units were affected and two residents will be moved because of damages.
No one was hurt from the fire and the cause was ruled as an accidental electrical problem.
#UPDATE Two apartment units were affected and two residents will be displaced as a result of the fire. The @VARedCross will be assisting the residents displaced. The cause of the fire was ruled accidental and electrical in nature. 🎥 Video by Sherry Williams pic.twitter.com/rqZMS5Azys— Roanoke Fire-EMS (@RoanokeFireEMS) August 26, 2020