Man Escapes Early Morning House Fire in Free Union

March 19, 2013

Albemarle County Firefighters are looking into the cause of an early morning house fire in the 1600 block of Old Free Union Road.

The fire broke out in the basement shortly after 5 AM. Tuesday and quickly spread to the attic of the home.

One person was at home at the time of the fire. He escaped unharmed.

Firefighters had to use tanker trucks to get water to the scene.

Investigators are trying to pinpoint the exact cause of the fire.

Nobody was hurt.

The comments sections of are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we ask that you follow our rules for commenting. E-mail is required to comment on a story, but it will not be displayed with your comment. For complete rules, CLICK HERE. The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 198946811 -
Gray Television, Inc.