WEST GATE, Va. (WUSA) -- Six people can't stay in their home after an accidental fire in West Gate, Va.
According to Prince William County fire officials, a child at the townhouse in the 7900 block of Community Drive on Saturday night alerted an adult about a fire in the house. Smoke detectors activated and the adult used a garden hose on the fire until firefighters arrived at the scene.
In total, fire officials estimate $50,000 worth of damage to the house.
No one was injured in the fire.
Red Cross helped the three adults and three children who were displaced by the fire.
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