Five folks have been taken to the hospital, together with two with life-threatening accidents, after a fireplace broken a home in Fairfax County, Virginia.

Five folks have been taken to the hospital, together with two with life-threatening accidents, after a fireplace broke out at a home in Fairfax County, Virginia.

It occurred Wednesday earlier than 9 a.m. on the 13900 block of Whetstone Manor Court in Clifton. Firefighters battled heavy fireplace and eliminated two folks inside the house who have been trapped, Fairfax County Fire/Rescue mentioned. The two are in “life-threatening situation,” a Fairfax County Fire/Rescue spokesperson mentioned.

The fireplace is out, and its trigger is below investigation.

Below is the world the place the hearth occurred.

13900 block of Whetstone Mnor Court in Clifton, Virginia. (Screenshot through Google Maps)

WTOP’s Veronica Canales contributed to this report.

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