CHESAPEAKE -- Six people are homeless tonight after a fire damaged their home in the Crestwood section of Chesapeake Thursday evening.
Firefighters were called to the fire in the 700 block of River Creek Road at 5:23 p.m. They found heavy smoke coming from a one-story home.
Firefighters had the fire under control at 5:46 p.m.
The fire, which appears to have been started by shorted electrical wiring, caused moderate smoke and fire damage to the home.