Fire crews have confirmed that a body has been recovered from a residential apartment building in South Richmond Monday night after a fire.
Grace E. Rush, 82, was found deceased in the 6th floor apartment. The cause of death has not been released at this time.
The fire started around 7:45 p.m. Monday in an apartment on the 6th floor of the building at 1920 Stonewall Ave. Occupants of the building were evacuated and many were sheltered in the lobby across the street.
Fire crews confirmed one person was transported to VCU Medical Center for non life-threatening injures. Crews brought the fire under control in about 30 minutes. The fire caused significant damage to the apartment unit.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The Red Cross is assisting five other people displaced by the fire.
Saturday, April 19 2014 1:11 AM EDT2014-04-19 05:11:27 GMT
Officials are investigating an accident on the 11000 block of Riverway Road, near the Beach Road intersection in Chesterfield, that occurred around 11 p.m. Friday evening. Chesterfield police were called
Chesterfield police were called to the scene after a neighbor reported hearing "screeching tires" and what sounded like a car accident.
Friday, April 18 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:28:02 GMT
The father of a teen found dead near the Defense Suppy Center in Chesterfield says she died from blunt force trauma to the torso. 18-year-old Alyna Davis was found under the Dundas Road overpass around
The father of a teen found dead near the Defense Suppy Center in Chesterfield says she died from blunt force trauma to the torso.
Friday, April 18 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:18:40 GMT
Police have released the identity of a man found dead behind the Harley-Davidson shop on Washington Highway in Hanover County. Police say the victim is Mark Burns, 55, of West Fillmore Street in Petersburg.
Police have released the identity of a man found dead behind the Harley-Davidson shop on Washington Highway in Hanover County.