Around 7:45 p.m. on Sunday, May 18, 2003 units from the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service were dispatched for report of a garage on fire in the 21700 block of Brink Meadow Lane, in Germantown. First arriving personnel encountered heavy fire and smoke conditions in a large single family residence located at 21733 Brink Meadow Lane.
Additional units were called to assist bringing over 75 firefighters to the scene. Fire and rescue equipment and personnel responded from Germantown, Gaithersburg, Laytonsville, Damascus, Rockville, Hyattstown and Frederick County. It took about