One person killed in Abingdon, Va., house fire early today

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Virginia State Police and Washington County authorities are investigating an early morning fire that killed one person.

Tenille Montgomery, a spokeswoman for the Abingdon Fire Department, said firefighters were dispatched to 22202 Pickett Lane at 4:15 a.m. this morning in reference to a report of a residential structure fire.

Units from the Abingdon Fire Department, Washington County Life Saving Crew, Green Spring Fire Department, Meadowview Fire Department and Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded.