Roanoke County Fire Marshal investigating early morning fire

Published: Nov. 12, 2022 at 8:34 AM EST
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ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: The cause of the fire was found to be accidental and due to an electrical issue.

Damages are estimated at $40,000.

EARLIER STORY: The Roanoke County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating an early morning fire to determine the cause.

Roanoke County Fire and Rescue crews were called to the 1400 block of Skyview Road in the Ft. Lewis area early Saturday. Firefighters found fire and smoke coming from a one-story home.

The home was undergoing renovations and no one was occupying the home at the time.

The fire was knocked down in about twenty minutes, but the home sustained a partial floor collapse.

No injuries were reported.