Fire at construction site called suspicious
A dumpster fire that occurred at the construction site of the new VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital early Tuesday morning was deemed suspicious by the South Hill Volunteer Fire Department.
The fire began shortly before 1 a.m. on Tuesday morning in a construction dumpster. It was located by South Hill Police Department officers patrolling the area.
South Hill Volunteer Fire Department responded with 14 firefighters aboard two trucks to suppress the blaze. Firefighters arrived on scene within four minutes of being dispatched and quickly extinguished the fire.
Further information was unavailable at press time.