Gaithersburg Townhouse Fire Forces Evacuation

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An electrical fire caused Gaithersburg townhome residents to evacuate on Monday but no one was harmed.

The fire occurred at the 500 Block of Odenhal Avenue, near Cedar Springs Street in Gaithersburg. The accident was reported to be caused by an electrical outlet on a first floor landing. Residential sprinklers were deployed, and there was only a light haze as a result of the fire.

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue responded to the call.

Water damage to two units was the only lasting impact.

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