Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-877-3702
News Release 10-60
Date: June 15, 2010
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire Monday, June 14, 2010, at approximately 4 p.m. in the Annandale area of Fairfax County. The single-family home is located at 6435 Columbia Pike.
Firefighters encountered fire coming from the rear of the two-story home upon arrival. Firefighters brought the fire under control in approximately 15 minutes. The fire originated in the basement and was primarily contained to that area. The structure was occupied by multiple families. One adult male was transported to the Washington Hospital Center for non-life threatening injuries. There were no firefighter injuries.
Damage is estimated at $135,000.
The fire is under investigation.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711. 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.