On September 23, at approximately 9:48 p.m. units responded to a reported building fire in the 7600 block of Fullerton Road in the Newington area of Fairfax County.
Firefighters from Fire Station 22, Springfield, arrived on scene and reported fire showing from the first floor of a two-story warehouse and office building. Shortly after arrival, a second alarm was requested. Crews worked diligently to extinguish the fire. The fire was contained to a first floor office space and had not extended upstairs or to the other units in the building.
A total of approximately 60 firefighters were on scene. There were no injuries reported.
A passerby called 9-1-1 to advise that there was a fire in the building.
The fire investigation revealed the fire originated in a first floor office space of the building. The exact cause of the fire remains under investigation. Damage to the property is estimated at $50,000.00.