Two Children Injured in Danville House Fire

Danville, VA - Six people are being helped by the Red Cross after a fire damaged their home in Danville.

Firefighters were dispatched to the home on Holbrook Street a little before 5:00 p.m. Thursday. Officials say the fire started in the back room of the house. We're told the damage was moderate.

Officials say two children suffered minor injuries. The fire marshal says children playing with a lighter caused the fire.