NORFOLK -- Dozens of firefighters battled an early morning fire that ripped through a home on Ludlow Street.

Around 2:00 a.m. Sunday morning, crews were dispatched to a structure fire in the 2500 block of Ludlow Street.

When firefighters arrived the flames had spread to both floors of a two story home and heavy smoke was visible from the outside.

According to a press release over 30 firefighters worked to contain the flames.

No one was inside at the time of the blaze, but four adults were displaced.

One firefighter was transported to a hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

A spokesperson with the Norfolk Fire Department confirms the home had working smoke detectors.


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