No injuries were reported.
House fire, 17336 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. July 25th, 2023 (Photo from Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office)
Hagerstown, Md (KM) The cause of a house fire in Washington County Tuesday night remains under investigation.
Just after 6:00 PM, fire fighters were dispatched to 17336 Virginia Avenue in Hagerstown for a two-story brick house on fire; the building contained two apartments.
Fire fighters spent 30-minutes bringing the flames under control. No one was injured.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says damage is estimated at $10,000 to the structure, and $5,000 to the contents. .
Investigators say the fire originated on the outside porch on the second floor. The flames were discovered by a neighbor.
By Kevin McManus