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Video & fireground audio: Three Fairfax County, Virginia firefighters with minor injuries after flashover in Springfield.


The video above is by Paul Lof. Still pictures can be found on Paul’s Facebook page.

Click here for the fireground audio courtesy of AlertPage public feed 


A woman was critically hurt and 3 firefighters were taken to the hospital with minor injuries following a two-alarm fire in Springfield, Virginia. The Fairfax Fire & Rescue Department reports the fire started in the kitchen of a townhouse located on the 6800 block of Clowser Court.

The fire was reported just before 8:00 Saturday morning. Three adults and a child who lived in the home had escaped, but one woman suffered smoke inhalation and possible burns. She was flown to the Washington Hospital Center.

At about the eight-minute mark command reports a flashover occurs. A spokesman says that’s when the firefighters received their injuries.

 Paul Lof photo.

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