Seven people displaced in early Saturday fire in Woodbridge
Prince William Fire and Rescue reports that early Saturday, multiple calls reported a townhouse on fire in the 3200 block of Birchdale Square (Woodbridge). Crews arrived with fire showing from a townhouse spreading into an adjoining home. Conditions required a second alarm to be requested but was later returned.
Two homes were damaged. The fire structure sustained extensive damage and the adjoining structure was moderately damaged. No injuries were reported. The Building Official posted the two homes unsafe to occupy. The Red Cross is assisting five adults and two (children displaced. The Fire Marshal’s Office determined the fire originated in an electrical outlet in an upstairs bedroom.
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