Two Pets Perish in Fire

The fire killed a cat and a dog.

Westminster, md. (DG) – A fire in Carrol County displaced a family and killed several of their pets.

Firefighters responded to 1122 Singer Dr. in Westminster on Tuesday shortly before 12 PM. They found a two-story single family home on fire.

Thirty-five firefighters spent 30 minutes bringing the flames under control.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office reports the blaze started in the kitchen. The fire killed a cat and a dog. The Red Cross is assisting the owner.

Damage is estimated at $130,000. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

-Dianah Gibson