- Associated Press - Thursday, August 20, 2015

QUANTICO, Va. (AP) - One person has died and others have been rescued from a house fire in the town of Quantico.

Police and fire officials from Prince William County say the fire began after 7 a.m. Thursday on Broadway Street.

Fire crews found one person dead inside the home. Officials say that fire crews rescued others from the home, and they were treated on the scene for non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities have not yet identified the person who died. Police and fire officials say they are conducting a joint investigation.

The town of Quantico sits on the Potomac River in southern Prince William County, completely surrounded by Marine Corps Base Quantico. The town has a population of 480.


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