House Fire In Frederick County Displaces Residents


Dog and cat perished in the blaze

Frederick, Md., (DG) – A family was displaced after a house fire Monday afternoon in Frederick County.

Fire fighters responded shortly after 3 PM to 10,400 block of Pleasant Vista Drive in Frederick for a house fire with entrapment.

Arriving units found heavy fire showing from the home and all of the residents had gotten out safely.

It took 60 firefighters from all over the county approximately an hour to bring the fire under control and an additional 2 hours to extinguish hotspots and perform overhaul.

Two adults have been displaced from the home and a dog and cat perished as a result of the fire.

The Frederick County Fire Marshal’s Office is on the scene investigating.