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Posted at 6:33 PM ET, 02/12/2011

Fire at Springfield office center

By Clarence Williams

Updated, 9:24 p.m.

Fire was brought under control in about 35 minutes in the complex of townhouse-style office buildings, Battalion Chief Michael Schaff said. The cause is under investigation.

Earlier: A two-alarm fire broke out Saturday at a Springfield office center, authorities said.

Fairfax County firefighters arrived at the site of the blaze at the Backlick Professional Center in the 7000 block of Backlick Court about 6 p.m., officials said.

No injuries were reported and it appeared that nobody was in the offices at the center when the fire broke out, authorities said.

By Clarence Williams  | February 12, 2011; 6:33 PM ET
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