Laurel apartment fire displaces 24, including 2 children

Twenty-four people are displaced, including two children, following an apartment fire in Laurel, Maryland.

Prince George’s County firefighters were dispatched to a three-story garden-style apartment building in the 13100 block of Larchdale Road in Laurel for a reported fire around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, the fire department tweeted.

First responders arrived to find fire coming from the roof. Howard County personnel provided additional assistance to put out the two-alarm blaze:

The incident displaced at least 22 adults, two children and six dogs across 28 housing units. Investigators are working to determine what caused the fire.

Below is a map of the area:

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