Reston resident transported to hospital after early morning fire

Firefighters respond to scene in Reston (Via Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department)

Firefighters rescued two residents from the top floor of an apartment building during a fire early this morning.

The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department responded around 1:18 a.m. to the 2300 block of Freetown Court in Reston and used a ladder to reach the residents.

One person was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Video showed a top-story unit engulfed in flames, showing nothing but the fire through a window.

Other details weren’t immediately available.

 

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