9 people displaced after apartment fire in Chesapeake

9 people have been displaced after an apartment fire.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) -- Emergency crews battled an apartment fire Thursday afternoon. 

The fire broke out in the 3000 block of Welcome Road just before 5 p.m. 

Firefighters arrived within minutes and found smoke and flames coming from the building. 

Crews had the fire under control by 5:10 p.m. and out 5 minutes later. 

Nine people were displaced after the fire. 

No one was injured. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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