Grayson Road Fire Incident

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Provided by PWC Department of Fire & Rescue

On Friday, November 14th, at approximately 5:30 a.m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a structure fire in a two-story single family home located in the 14000 block of Grayson Road in Woodbridge.

Upon arrival, fire and rescue crews entered the home and discovered a fire in a first floor bedroom. Firefighters proceeded to attack and extinguish the fire as they searched for further extension of fire; no further extension was found; however, smoke and heat damage was discovered throughout the first and second floor.

No injuries reported.

The occupants, 3 adults, who were home at the time of the fire, were alerted to the fire by a smoke detector allowing them to safely evacuate the home.

The fire is currently under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s Office.

Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue (www.pwcgov.org/fire) would like to remind residents that Smoke Alarms www.pwcgov.org/SmokeAlarms save lives and your chance of survival doubles when a home contains both smoke alarms and a fire sprinkler system www.pwcgov.org/Sprinklers. Remember to:\

  • Install smoke detectors on every level within the home including the basement and outside each sleeping area.
  • Test smoke detectors monthly and replace batteries as needed.
  • Change batteries when you change clocks (spring and fall).
  • Replace smoke detectors every 10 years.
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