Two Injured From A House Fire In Finksburg

It took fire fighters nearly two hours to control the flames.

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Finksburg, Md (KM) It took fire fighters almost two hours to control a house fire in Finksburg on Tuesday morning.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says personnel were dispatched at around 3:52 AM to the 2900 block of Cedarhurst Road for a three-story duplex on fire.

It took 40 fire fighters one hour and 50-minutes to bring the flames under control  . One occupant was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Burn Center with non-life threatening injuries.  A fire fighter at the scene was injured but refused treatment.

Damage from the fire is estimated at $250,000. .

The Fire Marshal’s Office says the cause remains under investigation, but officials say the blaze originated in the interior of the home.



By Kevin McManus