Albemarle County Fire Rescue Press Release:

On Sunday, May 12, 2019, at 3:18 PM, Albemarle County Fire Rescue units responded to the report of a vacant residential structure fire at 3655 Dickerson Rd. First arriving units arrived six minutes after dispatch reporting a single-story residential structure with heavy fire involvement in the walk-in basement area.

There were no reported injuries or casualties due to the fire, nor was any persons displaced. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Albemarle County Fire Marshal’s Office.

Albemarle County Fire Rescue encourages you to check your smoke alarms and practice your home escape plan!