Quite a storm! In the last hour (approximately 1:25 p.m.), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue units have responded to 14 calls for power lines down.
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue wants all residents to know that downed power lines can be extremely dangerous! It is especially important to understand that downed lines can energize other objects, including fences, cars/trucks, buildings, bushes and trees, and telephone/cable TV cables.
REMEMBER! Assume all downed power lines are live and dangerous!