Peters Creek fire deemed accidental, damages estimated at $350k

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Published: Aug. 8, 2022 at 12:29 PM EDT
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - A fire on Peters Creek Road Sunday morning has been deemed an accident, according to Roanoke Fire-EMS.

Crews say they responded at 3:34 a.m. to the 3700 block of Peters Creek Rd and found a commercial building with heavy smoke and flames.

Crews say the fire was caused by a vehicle crashing into the building. Those inside the vehicle were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. No other injuries have been reported from the incident.

Roanoke Fire-EMS says the damage to the building and its contents is approximately $350,000.

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