The News Desk is a collection of news, notes and breaking items affecting the Fredericksburg community.
Spotsy house fire under investigation
Fire officials in Spotsylvania County are investigating the cause of a house fire in the Leavells Road area.
Dispatch received a call at 11:05 a.m. from a neighbor reporting that there was smoke coming from the roof and windows of a home on Bradbury Circle.
Volunteer firefighters from the Chancellor and Spotsylvania volunteer fire departments arrived within about one minute of the call.
Chief John Richter, incident commander and chief of the Chancellor Volunteer Fire Department, said the fire was contained to the kitchen.
No one was home at the time of the fire and the cause is unknown, he said.
- Portsia Smith