Units responded to a fire at Ormond Stone Middle School Saturday, February 28, 2015, at approximately 3:30 p.m., in the Centreville area of Fairfax County. The school is located at 5500 Sully Park Drive.
Firefighters encountered smoke on the first floor of the two-story school upon arrival. Firefighters located the origin of the fire inside a storage room. An automatic alarm activated the sprinkler system, containing the fire to the storage room area. Two occupants inside the school escaped unharmed prior to the arrival of firefighters. The school is expected to reopen Monday, March 2, 2015.
Damage is estimated at $3,000.
According to fire investigators, the fire was accidental. The fire was caused by a floor cleaning machine in the storage area.