HVAC Units Start Apartment Fire

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CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) - Officials say an apartment fire in Chesapeake originated in HVAC units, displacing several residents.

According to Dan Fermil with the Chesapeake Fire Department, crews responded to the 2600 block of Harvard Drive just before 2 p.m. Monday for smoke showing from an upstairs apartment.

Fermil said an HVAC unit caused the fire, and damaged both the upstairs and downstairs apartments. It was under control within 10 minutes, but several residents were displaced.

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