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PHOTOS: Weekend Fire Destroys Kentlands Garage

A Saturday night fire caused upward of $70,000 to a garage and home in the Kentlands.

A Saturday night fire caused by the illegal discharge of fireworks in a Kentlands garage resulted in damages upward of $70,000.

Scott Graham, Assistant Chief of Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services, told Patch .

Kent Oaks Mews is located off Kent Oaks Way in Gaithersburg's Kentlands neighborhood and is a short drive from Tschiffely Square, the location of , , and multiple businesses.

Lezlie Crosswhite July 17, 2012 at 05:42 PM
There's a good reason fireworks are illegal in this area -- and these pictures show why! It's a shame that people can't just use common (actually uncommon) sense. Why would anyone set off fireworks in this drought and heat?
localron July 21, 2012 at 02:01 PM
Smart aleks and dummies can live in expensive Kentlands just like in any other place. Obviously the human who did this has no "common" sense. Why do people live at the base of a volcano, or next to a beach and then get mad when their homes get destroyed? Beats me!

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