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VIDEO: Six vehicles damaged in fire at Potomac Mills parking lot

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Fire at the Potomac Mills parking lot Jan. 25, 2019

Six cars were damaged Friday, Jan. 25 in a fire in the Potomac Mills parking lot.

Six vehicles were damaged in an accidental fire in a Potomac Mills parking lot Friday night, according to Prince William County Fire and Rescue officials.

There were no injuries from the fire, which involved six cars parked in the lot adjacent to the JC Penney store at the mall. The cause has been ruled "accidental," Assistant Fire Chief Matt Smolsky said Saturday.

Prince William County Fire and Rescue Units were dispatched to the blaze at 9:48 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25. It's not known what started the fire.  

All of the vehicles were parked and unoccupied when the blaze sparked, Smolsky said in a text message.

The total damage to the cars is estimated at $75,000, Smolsky said.

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