Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 703-385-4419 and Fax:703-385-1687
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a mobile classroom fire at Pine Spring Elementary School near Fairview Lake, at approximately 5:45 a.m., Monday, February 26, 2007. The school is located at 7607 Willow Lane.
Firefighters saw fire and smoke coming from the approximately 12 by 50 foot mobile classroom upon arrival. Firefighters brought the fire under control in approximately 20 minutes. The structure housed a music classroom and a storage area. The structure was unoccupied when the fire broke out. There were no injuries.
Damage is estimated at $55,000. The structure was a complete loss.
According to fire investigators, the fire was accidental. A baseboard heater or an electrical anomaly caused the fire.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Lieutenant Raul G. Castillo, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 703-385-4419. Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs, services and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request.