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Botetourt responds to home with heavy fire

By BECKY ROBINETTE WRIGHT, Senior Correspondent | February 12, 2022 | VIRGINIA

Story No. 021222100

BOTETOURT,VA-Tones sounded and firefighters sprang into action, heading quickly to the 2400 block of Lithia Road for a report of a structure fire.

Crews arrived on scene to find heavy fire and smoke showing from all sides of the structure.

Receiving information that no one was inside, initial efforts were focused on protecting the exposures and wooded area from the fire.

No injuries were reported.

The cause is under investigation.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.