The cause is being labeled as accidental..
Woodbine, Md (KM) A family of four was displaced following a house fire Sunday night in Woodbine in Carroll County.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says at around 8:45 PM, fire fighters responded to a two-story, single family home in the 1800 block of Gillis Falls Road, and spent 90-minutes bringing the flames under control. No one was injured.
Damage is estimated at $400,000.
The Fire Marshal’s Office says the fire originated in the attic, and was accidental due to a malfunctioning heating and air conditioning unit.
The family is being assisted by the Red Cross.
By Kevin McManus