Cooking Starts Springfield Blaze

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Abraham Tekeste

    This morning, 80 Fairfax County  firefighters responded to a two-alarm house fire at the 6800 block of Clowser Court in Springfield, Va. on Saturday.

    All four people inside the residential townhouse managed to escape.  Three were treated for minor injuries. The homeowners wife was transported to Washington Hospital Center.  She is being treated for burns and is expected to be released shortly.  Three fire fighters suffered minor injuries in the blaze and were sent to Fairfax Hospital.

    The homeowner tells News4 that his son was cooking when the fire started. Investigators believe the fire was accidental.