Clifton Area House Fire

Units responded to a house fire Friday, February 26, 2016 at approximately 7:05 a.m., in the Clifton area of Fairfax County. The home is located at 7700 Rose Gate Court.

Firefighters encountered smoke and fire coming from a two-story single-family home upon arrival. Firefighters conducted an aggressive fire attack and quickly extinguished the fire. Smoke alarms were present and did activate. One occupant was home at the time of the fire, but was not inside the home. Seven occupants have been displaced, two adults and five children. Red Cross is providing support to the family. There were no injuries reported.

Damage is estimated at $50,000.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.