ASHBURN, VA — A woman died in a house fire that injured four other people in Ashburn on Friday morning. Authorities identified the woman as Nylsa Clark, a 45-year-old resident of Ashburn.
Four other people were also injured and displaced after the fire severely damaged their home, according to the Loudoun County’s Combined Fire and Rescue System. Two dogs also died in the fire, officials said in a release.
On Friday morning, Loudoun County’s Emergency Communications Center received a call from a person who reported the fire, and said one person was stuck in the house.
When rescue personnel arrived at the home in the 21300 block of Keane Court, they found the rear of the home was on fire. Officials noted the fire had spread from the basement to the roof and attic.