Townhouse In Westminster Damaged By Fire Sunday Afternoon

It was under control within five minutes.


Westminster, Md (KM) Fire damaged a two-story, middle-row townhouse in Westminster Sunday afternoon.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says 20 fire fighters responded to 406 Hobbitts Lane at around 2:43 PM, and had the flames under control within five-minutes. No one was hurt.

Damage is estimated at $15,000 to the structure, but there was no damage to the contents.

The fire originated in the rear exterior of the town house.

The cause remains under investigation. Anyone who has information on this fire is asked to contact the Northeast Regional Office of the State Fire Marshal at 410-836-4844.


By Kevin McManus