June 10, 2019

A family of four is displaced from their home after fire officials say smoking materials discarded on the balcony started a townhouse fire that quickly spread, according to fire officials.

   Montgomery County Fire Rescue Service units were called to the 13500 block of Station Street in the Buckingha...

One man was seriously injured after firefighters responded to a fire in the Germantown Park neighborhood of Germantown on Wednesday afternoon.

   Shortly after 1:00 pm on May 1, Montgomery County Fire Rescue units were called to a Sage Way home for a fire, according to MCFRS officials. Firefighters f...

April 10, 2019

Tuesday night was a busy night for firefighters as the Montgomery County Fire Rescue responded to two separate multiple-alarm fires within the same hour. One fire destroyed townhouse in Germantown, and the other destroyed an automobile dealership in Burtonsville.

   For a few hours on Tuesday night,...

April 4, 2019

A resident was doing some spring cleaning on an automobile and accidentally set the car on fire as it sat in the driveway in Damascus Thursday morning, according to fire officials.
   Montgomery County Fire Rescue Service units were called to the 10700 block of Middleboro Drive in Damascus at about...

February 12, 2019

A Germantown man has been arrested on arson charges associated with at least two fires in Clarksburg earlier this month.

   Montgomery County Fire and Explosive Investigators have arrested and charged Jimmy Tejada, 22, of the 19200 block of Saint Johnsbury Lane in Germantown with two counts of First-...

February 1, 2019

Montgomery County Fire Rescue Service units were called to the 22400 block of Brick Haven Way in Clarksburg earlier Friday morning, Feb. 1 for a fire at a townhouse.

   According to fire officials, the call came into the County Emergency Communications Center at about 4:45 am. First arriving units fo...

January 31, 2019

For the second time in as many nights, a fire has destroyed a home in Germantown. Montgomery County Fire Rescue Service units were called to 21331 Emerald Drive in Germantown for the report of smoke in the house at about 5:00 am on Thursday, Jan. 31.

   According to MCFRS Senior Spokesman Pete Piring...

January 29, 2019

At least one family has been displaced from their home, and two neighboring homes suffered damage as a fire ripped through a single-family home on Neerwinder Street in Germantown Monday night.

   MCFRS emergency call center received the call shortly before 11:00 pm on Monday, Jan. 28 and first arrivi...

January 19, 2019

A Germantown family has been displaced after a fire ripped through the attic of their townhouse early Saturday morning.

   Montgomery County Fire Rescue was called to the townhouse at 13825 Baliwick Terrace in Germantown at about 5:30 am on Saturday, Jan. 19 when a resident was awoken by the odor of...

December 27, 2018

An early morning fire destroyed a Boyds home just hours after Christmas ended on Wednesday, December 26.

   According to Montgomery County Fire officials, MCFRS units were called to the 21000 block of Clarksburg Road in Boyds for a report of a house fire at about 3:30 am on December 26. Arriving unit...

December 14, 2018

Firefighters responded to two working fires in the UpCounty on Tuesday which left the occupants of two residences displaced.

   The first was a house fire in the 26100 block of Purdum Road in Damascus. The initial call came into the Montgomery County Emergency Call system at about 12:30 pm on Tuesday...

November 1, 2018

A Germantown woman has been arrested for setting the two-alarm fire which did more than $150,000 to a Gaithersburg motel earlier this week.

   On Tuesday night, Montgomery County Fire Rescue Services units were called to the Motel 6 at 497 Quince Orchard Road in Gaithersburg about 10:30 pm, October 3...

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