|Firefighters work to contain fire in the garage of a |
home on Cedarbrook Lane in Laurel.
At about 10:00 am, Monday, April 11, 2011, firefighters battled a fire that originated in the garage and spread into the structure causing $250,000 in estimated fire loss. The cause of the fire appears to be accidental and attributed to an electrical malfunction. The family is displaced.
Later Monday, just after 6:00 pm, a fire appears to have started in the garage in an Accokeek home causing more then $300,000 in estimated fire loss. The cause of this fire remains under investigation. This family was also displaced.