BUENA VISTA, Va. (WDBJ7) -- A firefighter suffered a "minor" injury while fighting a house fire in Buena Vista, according to Buena Vista Police Chief Keith Hartman.
Crews were dispatched to the 1400 block of Oak Avenue around 1 p.m. Wednesday for reports of a house fire.
A firefighter suffered a "minor" burn on the neck while working the fire. He was taken to a hospital, and has since been released, according to Hartman.
At the time of the fire, one person was home, but made it out safely.
The house is considered to be a total loss.
The Buena Vista Fire Department is investigating the fire to determine the cause. According to Hartman, early investigations indicate the fire was not suspicious in nature.
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