GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WJZ) — More than a dozen people are without a home after a fire ripped through several townhomes in Montgomery County on Tuesday night.
The fire broke out just before midnight on Swallow Court in Gaithersburg.READ MORE: Maryland Casinos Generate $126.2 Million During February
Crews arrived and found the back of three townhomes engulfed in flames.READ MORE: Gov. Hogan Honors Those Who Lost Their Lives To COVID-19 On One Year Anniversary Of First Confirmed Cases In Maryland
The news is no one was hurt.MORE NEWS: Baltimore Police: Man Killed In Shooting Friday Night
Crews say the fire is believed to have started from an outside electrical outlet in the back of a home, and quickly spread, causing roughly $1.5 million in damage.