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UPDATE: No injuries reported after fire damages house in Vienna

Published: Apr. 7, 2021 at 10:23 AM EDT
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VIENNA, W.Va. (WTAP) - UPDATE: 4/7/21 4:45 P.M.

No injuries have been reported after a fire damaged a house in Vienna, Wednesday morning.

Crews were called out to the scene of a fire in the 5500 block of 4th Avenue around 9 a.m.

Officials say the fire was in the basement of the home.

When crews arrived on scene, heavy smoke was coming from the front of the house.

Officials say the man that lived there, and his two dogs made it out safely. The Red Cross was called to help assist the man.

The Williamstown Volunteer Fire Department, the Vienna Volunteer Fire Department, the Vienna Police Department and Camden Clark Ambulance Services all responded to the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

ORIGINAL STORY:

A fire has been reported at 5513 4th Avenue in Vienna.

The fire occurred in a house and no injuries have been reported.

The Vienna and Williamstown Fire Departments responded. The fire began in the basement and there was heavy smoke coming from the front of the house when crews arrived. The fire has been put out, according to a Wood County 911 Center dispatcher.

No information has yet been provided about the cause of the fire.

WTAP has a reporter on the scene and will continue to provide updates as additional details become available.

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