Family displaced after fire severely damages home

(PHOTO: Montgomery Co. Fire)

MONTGOMERY CO. – One family is displaced after, officials, say a fire destroyed their garage, a car, and caused severe damages to the home Sunday morning.

Firefighters responded to the house fire at the 7100 block of Panorama Drive in Derwood around 5:30 a.m. and discovered a heavy fire in the garage, officials say.

Fire officials say the occupants were able to escape once they heard a noise and discovered the fire in the garage after opening the door.

The family got out with no injuries.

Officials say damages are around $300,000.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.