MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930
Firefighters were alerted to a house fire around 1:15 pm today at a 2-story single family home in Springdale today. Fire/EMS units arrived at the house in the 9200 block of Gary Lane to find smoke coming from the roof and fire showing from the rear of the house from a 2nd floor bedroom. The fire was extinguished within 10 minutes of arrival. No one was home when the fire started.
There were no civilian or firefighter injuries reported. The cause of the fire remains under investigation however it appears accidental.
The family will be displaced.
Video and images by Mark E. Brady, PGFD PIO