Alexandria Townhouse Fire, Under Investigation

Units responded to a townhouse fire, Saturday, July 18, 2015, at approximately 12:15 p.m., in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County. The single-family home is located 6562 Yadkin Court.

 Firefighters encountered smoke and fire coming from a front window of the two-story townhouse upon arrival. Firefighters conducted an aggressive fire attack and quickly brought the fire under control. No one was home when the fire broke out. There were no injuries.

 Damage is estimated at approximately $94,000.

 According to fire investigators, the fire started near the stove in the kitchen. The exact cause of the fire is under investigation.