CLEMENTS, Md. – This morning at approximately 9:29 a.m., fire and rescue personnel responded to the structure fire in the 39300 block of Rikiga Lane.
Crews arrived on the scene and found the attached garage of a two-story cape cod home showing smoke and fire. Firefighters had the fire knocked and under control by 9:46 a.m. The fire was contained to the garage.
Firefighters removed the roll up garage door, assisted with opening up, and ventilating the structure. Crews operated for roughly 1.5 hours before going back in service. The firefighters did an excellent job keep the fire from extending into the house.
No injuries have been reported. The cause is unknown at this time.
We will continue to provide updates as they become available.