51 residents were evacuated after a clothes dryer caught fire.
The Fairfax County Fire Department responded this morning to calls about a fire at the Arleigh Burke Pavilion Assisted Living Facility.
Units arrived on the scene of the McLean facility shortly after 10 a.m. Fifty-one residents were evacuated from the building, and others were told to stay in their locations. Fire officials said a dryer in the laundry room caught fire, spreading within the walls of the structure.
Smoke is currently being removed from the building.
No injuries have been reported at this time.