Firefighters battle flames in heavy flooding

A house is fully engulfed in flames in Virginia Beach, as the ground surrounding it is flooded by Hurricane Matthew. Video courtesy Jeremy Miller

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Hurricane Matthew caused more problems than flooding.

Video taken by Jeremy Miller shows a house fire in the Bow Creek section of Virginia Beach.

The call for help came in in at about 7:00 Saturday morning to the home on Brookbridge Road.  The video shows the home engulfed in flames, surrounded by a lake created by flooding from the intense rain.

No injuries are reported. A GoFundMe has been created to help the homeowner rebuild.


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