Fire Breaks Out in Virginia High Rise

Posted at: 01/21/2013 8:15 AM

Crews in Virginia fought a fire that broke out in a laundry room at a high rise apartment building early Sunday morning.

The Virginia Fire Department said it responded to the Alice Nettle Tower on 3rd Avenue North at 7:45 a.m. Sunday.

The fire broke out in the ground floor laundry room, the department said. A fire suppression system knocked down the fire. Crews extinguished the remaining flames.

The cause is still under investigation by the Minnesota state fire marshal investigator and the Virginia Fire Department.

No one was injured in the blaze.