BAILEY'S CROSSROADS, Va. (FOX 5 DC) - Dozens of residents of an apartment complex in Bailey's Crossroads are out of their homes after an early morning 3-alarm fire tore through their building. The fire was reported at the apartment complex on Carlin Springs Road around 5 a.m. Thursday morning.
The blaze quickly spread to three alarms. Fire officials say as many as eight residents were pulled from the building's balconies. At least 50 residents were forced from their apartment units. Crews are proving emergency shelter for those with places to go.
It is unclear if any serious injuries were reported. There is no word on what started the fire.
UPDATE 3400 blk Carlin Springs Road: fire is out. Fire investigators are on scene preparing to conduct their investigation into cause. Bulk of units returning to service. #fcfrd #fairfaxcounty #news pic.twitter.com/L4fyIQNmsd— Fairfax Fire/Rescue (@ffxfirerescue) January 31, 2019
UPDATE 3400 blk Carlin Springs Road from Assistant Chief Knerr. pic.twitter.com/acvidBLEAm— Fairfax Fire/Rescue (@ffxfirerescue) January 31, 2019