Three people displaced by early morning house fire in Roanoke

No one was injured, according to a tweet from the department

Roanoke Fire-EMS respond to a house fire on Garden City Blvd early Saturday morning. (Courtesy: Twitter/Roanoke Fire-EMS) (Copyright 2020 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.)

ROANOKE, Va. – Roanoke Fire-EMS responded to a house fire in the 3500 block of Garden City Blvd early Saturday morning.

When crews arrived on the scene around 7:45 a.m., smoke and flames were visible. Viewer video sent to WSLS 10 News also shows smoke in the neighborhood seen several blocks away.

Viewer video sent to WSLS 10 News shows smoke in the neighborhood seen several blocks away.

No one was injured, according to a tweet from the department.

Three residents are displaced as a result of the fire.

The cause remains under investigation.


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