LAUREL, Md. (WUSA) -- A Christmas Eve fire in a Laurel apartment building has displaced a number of people.
Officials say 17 adults and 7 children were displaced as a result of the fire in an apartment complex at 8836 Hunting Lane.
The fire, caused by a malfunctioning furnace, caused $45,000 worth of damage.
No one was injured in the fire and the Red Cross is providing aid for the displaced.