Tackhouse Loop Fire Incident
For Release
September 19, 2013
On Thursday, September 19, at approximately 5:00 a.m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a two-alarm townhouse fire located in the 8400 block of Tackhouse Loop in Gainesville.
They began suppression operations while conducting a search for occupants. Fire and rescue extinguished the fire and reported one confirmed fatality, which was an adult male occupant of the home.
The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s Office and the death is under investigation by Prince William County police.