Fairfax County police: 3 people injured in vehicle fire after gas leak in Springfield

At least three people were injured and at least one vehicle caught fire at the scene of an active gas leak in Springfield, according to the authorities.

Their injuries are not life threatening, according to emergency officials.

Around 4:30 p.m., emergency officials said the fire had been extinguished.

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Fairfax County police and emergency crews responded to the scene in the scene on Hooes Road at Fairfax County Parkway around 1 p.m.

According to Fairfax County Fire and Rescue, a backhoe was inolved in the incident.

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