Townhouse Fire Displaces 10, Causes $350,000 in Damage



Montgomery County firefighters are investigating what sparked a townhouse fire at 12232 Greenleaf Avenue in Potomac on July 7.

Over 75 firefighters responded to the two-story townhouse blaze.

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said there were no injuries.

According to Piringer, ten people, including some adjacent neighbors, have been displaced from their homes because of the blaze.

Damage is estimated at $350,000, Piringer said.



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