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 10-83
Date: September 9, 2010
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a house fire Thursday, September 9, 2010, at 12:01 a.m., in the Springfield area of Fairfax County. The single family home is located at 7023 Calamo Street.
Firefighters encountered fire and heavy smoke coming from the front, right side, and the garage of the rambler style home upon arrival. Fire had also spread to the attic area, where firefighters brought the fire under control in approximately 20 minutes. Five adults have been displaced. Red Cross assistance was declined. There were no injuries.
Damage is estimated at $40,000.
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.