Neighbor heard windows shattering as fire tore through Fan duplex

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RICHMOND, Va.– Investigators are working to determine what sparked a kitchen fire a home in Richmond’s iconic Fan District Sunday morning.

Crews were called to the 2200 block of Floyd Avenue around 11:30 a.m.

Heavy smoke billowed as firefighters worked to get control of a blaze that almost destroyed the duplex.

Moments earlier, neighbor Sue Wood said the piercing sound of an alarm alerted her family.