Fire in McLean Parking Garage Damages Several Vehicles

Units responded to a parking garage fire, Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at approximately 10 a.m., in the McLean area of Fairfax County. The parking garage is located at 7575 Colshire Drive.

Units encountered a vehicle on fire in a four-story parking garage attached to two, five-story office buildings upon arrival. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire; however, the fire had caused residual damage to several other vehicles and the garage itself. A security guard in the area reported the fire. There were no injuries.

Damage is estimated at $60,570.

According to fire investigators, the fire was accidental. The fire started in and around the engine compartment of the vehicle of origin. The exact cause of the fire is undetermined.