Fire Damages Two School Buses
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
News Release 13-136
Date: December 18, 2013
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a school bus fire Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at approximately 12:30 a.m., at a school storage bus lot near Westfield High School. The fire occurred at 4700 Stonecroft Boulevard in the Chantilly area of Fairfax County.
Firefighters encountered a fully involved school bus on fire upon arrival. Firefighters conducted an aggressive fire attack and brought the fire under control in approximately 20 minutes. A second nearby school bus was also heavily damaged. There were no injuries.
Damage is estimated at $160,000.
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.
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-877-3702
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.
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