Crews battle house fire in James City County

The James City County and Williamsburg fire departments put out a blaze at a house in James City Sunday evening, according to a news release.

Around 5:05 p.m., crews were dispatched to a structure fire in the 4000 block of Thorngate Drive in the Greensprings West neighborhood, the release stated.

Firefighters found a fire in a garage had spread to the attic of a two-story house. People in the house had evacuated safely by the time firefighters arrived.

The blaze was under control by 5:48 p.m., the release stated.

The fire department did not report any injuries in the incident. The house suffered significant fire and water damage, according to the release.

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