On Friday, March 30 at approximately a little after midnight, units from Fairfax County Fire and Rescue and Loudoun County Fire and Rescue were dispatched for a reported house fire in the 6500 block of Trillium House Lane in the Centreville section of Fairfax County.
Units arrived on scene with heavy fire showing from the second floor of a two-story, single family home. Crews quickly went to work to extinguish the fire.
No occupants were home at the time of the fire. The fire was discovered by a neighbor who saw flames shooting from the roof and called 9-1-1.
There were no reported civilian injuries. One firefighter was transported to an area burn unit and treated for non-life threatening injuries.
A total of five occupants have been displaced as a result of the fire. Red Cross assistance was not needed.
Fire Investigators determined that the fire started in the attic area. The cause is currently under investigation.
Damages as a result of the fire were approximately $147,500.