Fire Damages House In Wolfsville

Eight people, seven pets displaced.

House fire in the 13000 block of Loy Wolfe Rd.  (Photos from Frederick County Division of Fire & Rescue Services)

Wolfsville, Md (KM) Seven adults, one child and seven pets were displaced following a house fire in Wolfsville Wednesday morning.

Frederick County Fire and Rescue says the call came in to Emergency Communications at 7:14 AM to  13000 block of Loy Wolfe Road for a house on fire. Personnel from Frederick and Washington Counties, and Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, were dispatched.   Arriving at the scene, they saw smoke showing.

A rapid intervention dispatch and a tanker task force were requested. All occupants got out safely, and there were no injuries.

Fire fighters had the flames under control by 7:48 AM.

Officials say the cause of the fire looks to be accidental, but that’s under investigation by the Frederick County Fire Marshal’s Office.

The Red Cross is assisting the those who were displaced.

By Kevin McManus