Fire Damages Home in Hampstead

Damage is estimated at $50,000.

Hampstead, Md. (DG) – For the second time in less than a week, discarded smoking material caused a fire in Carroll County.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office is reporting on Monday at around 5:45 PM, fire fighters responded to 4842 Hillock Lane for a house fire.

Investigators say the blaze started in a second floor bedroom and was labeled accidental. Damage is estimated at $50,000.

_Dianah Gibson