Fire Damages Home Near Dickerson

No injuries reported.


Dickerson, Md (KM) No injuries are reported from a house fire near Dickerson on Sunday afternoon.

At around 3:30 PM, fire fighters from Frederick and Montgomery Counties responded to the 7522 Banner Road, and found the flames engulfing most of the rear of the home. Fire officials say a tanker task force was organized to bring water to the site.

The fire was brought under control at around 5:00 PM.

The two occupants of the home were able to get out safely. They are being assisted by the Red Cross.

The cause and origin of the fire remain under investigation.



By Kevin McManus