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Water Street Closed Briefly Due to Electrical Fire

January 8, 2013

A light fixture sparked a small electrical fire in downtown Charlottesville on Tuesday.

Fire fighters were called to Water Street near the Downtown Mall Tuesday morning for reports of smoke in a building. A ballast inside a light malfunctioned and started smoking.

The street was closed for less than a half hour.


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