There were eight occupants in the residence at the time, six of whom lived there. All were able to self-evacuate prior to the arrival of units and none reported injuries. The first was marked under control in less than 15 minutes. Smoke alarms were present and working at the time of the fire.
The Stafford County Fire Marshal’s Office determined the fire originated in the garage and was accidental. The residence is temporarily uninhabitable and the residents denied assistance from the American Red Cross.
SCFR units were assisted on scene by Quantico Fire and Emergency Services