One Person Injured In Apartment Fire In Eldersburg

Cause remains under investigation.



Eldersburg, Md (KM) The cause of an apartment fire in Eldersburg early Saturday morning remains under investigation.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says at 4:25 AM, fire fighters were dispatched to the 100 of Bethway Drive for a fire at a two-story wood frame building. They spent one hour bringing the flames under control. One occupant was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Burn Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Damage is estimated at $150,000 to the structure, and $100,000 to the contents. .

Investigators say the fire originated in the interior of the building, and was discovered by the occupant. .

Anyone who has information on this fire is asked to contact the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office’s Northeast Regional Office 410-386-3050.


By Kevin McManus



Courtesy Sykesville VFC