FCFR fight a fire that displaces six people and injures one

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Frederick County Fire and Rescue (FCSR) reported by email a structure fire in the 2000 block of Fairfax Pike just past noon July 21.

A residential trailer was well involved with trailers on either side being threatened when firefighters arrived.

Despite aggressive efforts by firefighters the fire did spread to the trailers on either side.

Three people were evacuated with one female being treated and released for an  undisclosed injury at the scene.

A total of six people from two of the trailers were displaced by the fire.

The Red Cross is assisting the six with their recovery from the fire.

Seven fire companies responded to the fire with the last unit leaving just before 4 p.m.

Responding units came out of  Stephens City, Middletown, Greenwood, Millwood, Clarke County, Winchester City and Frederick County’s Battalion 10.

Frederick County Fire Marshal’s investigators determined the cause of the fire to be an overloaded electrical system.

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