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Laurel 2-Alarm Apartment Building Fire

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 Media Contact: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 At about 4:30 this afternoon, Saturday, October 1, a fire erupted at a 3-story garden apartment building in the 8800 block of Hunting Lane in Laurel. Firefighters from Laurel Rescue Squad were the first to arrive and found heavy smoke from the roof and fire on the […]

2nd Alarm Apartment Fire – Saturday AM Update

Shortly after 10:30 pm, Friday, April 1, 2011, firefighters were alerted to an apartment fire in Laurel. Fire/EMS units arrived at #10 Morris Drive and found heavy fire on the second floor of a 3-story apartment building. A 2nd Alarm has been sounded bringing additional firefighters to the scene. Currently firefighters from Prince Georges County, […]

2-Alarm District Heights Apartment Fire

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930, mebrady@co.pg.md.us At about 12:45 pm, Tuesday, March 1, 2011, firefighters from the District Heights area responded to a report of an apartment fire with people trapped. Upon arrival at 6850 Walker Mill Road, fire/EMS units found a 2-1/2 story in the front-3 stories in the rear-flat roof- garden […]

Two Townhouse Fires – UPDATE 12-15-10

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 Two townhouse fires occurring within 30 minutes of each other on Tuesday, December 14, 2010; with similar elements of fire extension remain under investigation. The first fire occurred at about 7:25 pm at a townhouse in the 51 court of Ridge Road in Greenbelt. Firefighters arrived to […]

2-Alarm Forestville Townhouse Fire

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 At about 1:45 pm a fire was reported at a townhouse in the 6300 block of Hil Mar Circle East in Forestville. Firefighters arrived to find a row of 2-story with basement, sprinklered, townhouses with heavy smoke coming from the roof area. A fire appears to have […]

Fort Washington Apartment Fire

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930, mebrady@co.pg.md.us Just after 8:30 am, Tuesday, October 5, 2010, a 911 call was received reporting a fire in a Fort Washington apartment building. Fire/EMS units were dispatched to 2440 Corning Avenue, a 3-story in the front and 4-story in the rear, garden-style apartment building in the Rosecroft […]