Falls Church Apartment Fire

Units responded to an apartment fire on Sunday, March, 29, 2015, at approximately 4:30 p.m. in the Falls Church area of Fairfax County. The apartment is located at 2922 Cherry Street.

Firefighters encountered a three-story garden apartment with fire showing from the balcony of the first floor apartment with extension to the adjacent apartment. Firefighters conducted an aggressive fire attack and extinguished the fire in 50 minutes.

A total of 4 apartments had significant fire and smoke damage. No injuries were reported. Seven adults and three children were displaced and received assistance from the Red Cross.

The estimated fire damage loss is $150,000.00.

 The cause is under investigation.