Fire Destroys Abandoned House In Frederick County

There were no injuries.















New Windsor, Md (KM) 75 fire fighters battled a house fire in New Windsor Wednesday afternoon.

Frederick County Fire and Rescue Services says at around 1:28 PM, personnel were dispatched to the 3200 block of Sams Creek Road for a house on fire. They found a two-story, abandoned home with fire throughout.

A tanker task force was requested, and units from New Midway, Walkersville and Libertytown responded, along with fire fighters from Carroll and Howard Counties. It took crews 45-minutes to bring the flames under control. Fire fighters remained on the scene to put out hot spots and do overhaul.

There were no injuries.

The cause is under investigation.