Accidental Vienna House Fire

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(Photo by BC Walsh)

 

Units responded to a house fire Saturday, November 28, 2015, at approximately 5:45 p.m., in the Town of Vienna. The single-family home is located at 9540 Noory Court.

Firefighters encountered smoke and fire coming from the garage of the two-story home upon arrival. Firefighters conducted an aggressive fire attack and brought the fire under control in approximately 15 minutes. The fire was discovered by the occupants prior to the working smoke alarms sounding. Five adults and one child have been displaced. Red Cross support was offered but declined by the occupants. Two occupants were treated at the scene for minor injuries. There were no other injuries. 

Damage is estimated at $137,500.

According to fire investigators, the fire was accidental. A freezer motor ignited spilled gasoline in the garage causing the fire.