House Damaged By Fire In Carroll County

The Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.

House fire, 5416 Mineral Hill Rd, Sykesville, Md (Photo from Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office)

Sykesville, Md (KM) There were no injuries from a house fire Wednesday night in Carroll County.

Just after 9:05 PM, fire fighters were dispatched to  5416 Mineral Hill Road in Sykesville for a two-story home on fire. They spent one hour bringing the flames under control.

Investigators with the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office say damage is estimated at $600,000. They also say the fire originated in an exterior storage area.

The cause remains under investigation.

By Kevin McManus