James City home damaged by fire

James City home damaged by fire

A single-story home caught on fire Sunday in James City and was significantly damaged by smoke and fire.

Firefighters were dispatched to a report of a structure fire around 1:22 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of Allyson Drive. They arrived to find a fire in the front of the home and brought the fire under control at 2:05 p.m., according to a post on James City County’s Facebook profile.

The residents were home at the time of the fire but were able to exit safely before firefighters arrived. The home was significantly damaged, according to the post.

James City-Bruton Volunteer Fire Department, York County and Williamsburg Fire Departments also responded to the fire, the...