Firefighters Battle Oakton House Fire

Fairfax County firefighters were called to 11113 Lochinver Lane in Oakton Monday morning to battle a smoky house fire.

Neighbors said the occupant of the home smelled smoke and called for help around 9 a.m.  Multiple engine companies responded as firemen sought to contain the blaze.

The cause of the fire was not immediately determined.

Also on the scene were units from the Fair Oaks Volunteer Dept. and the Fairfax City Fire Department.

At last word, no injuries had been reported.

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