Fire in Laurel leaves one person dead

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported the location of Laurel Hill Road. It is in Greenbelt, not Laurel. This version has been corrected.

December 29, 2012

One person died in a fire in Greenbelt, the Prince George’s County Fire Department said Friday. The fire broke out in a townhouse on Laurel Hill Road. Two people were injured.

Clarence Williams is the night police reporter for The Washington Post and has spent the better part of 13 years standing next to crime scene tape, riding in police cars or waking officials in the middle of night to gather information about breaking news in and around Washington.
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