Fire Destroys House On Bethel Rd. North Of Frederick

Fire marshals are investigating the cause.

House fire at 9200 block of Bethel Rd.  (Photo from Frederick County Division of Fire & Rescue Services.)

Frederick, Md (KM) Fire fighters were dispatched to a house fire north of Frederick late Tuesday afternoon.

Frederick County Fire and Rescue Services says the call went out just after 5:00 PM to the 9200 block of Bethel Road for a house on fire. There was heavy fire showing from the backside of the home upon fire fighters’ arrival.   The Rapid Intervention Dispatch and a tanker task force were called to the scene.

It took fire fighters 30-minutes to bring the flames under control. It was determined that no one was home, and there were no injuries.

Fire marshals were dispatched to the scene to investigate a cause and determine a damage estimate.

By Kevin McManus