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Several people displaced after house fire in Staunton

House fire on Whitehall Ave. in Staunton on Sunday.
House fire on Whitehall Ave. in Staunton on Sunday.(Staunton Fire and Rescue)
Published: Feb. 21, 2021 at 1:31 PM EST
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STAUNTON, Va. (WHSV) - Staunton Fire and Rescue responded to a house fire on Whitehall Ave. just before 5 a.m. Sunday.

When crews arrived, they found white smoke coming from the attic. They quickly worked to extinguish the fire, and damage was contained to a wall and part of the attic.

There were working smoke alarms in the residence. Several people and their pets have been displaced by the fire.

The fire was deemed to be accidental by the Fire Marshal’s Office.

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