UPDATE: A malfunctioning furnace caused the smoke in the building.
Original story below…
ESSEX, MD—Crews are on the scene of a possible Saturday night apartment fire in Essex.
The fire was reported at around 8:45 p.m. on Timber Creek Court (21221).
Arriving units found smoke showing from the roof of the apartment building.
Firefighter are currently evacuating residents.
Motorists should use caution in the area.