Fire Damages Home In Carroll County

No injuries are reported.

House fire at 1760 Sykesvilel Rd, Westminster (Photo from Winfield VFC)

Westminster, Md (KM) There were no injuries from a house fire in Westminster on Sunday afternoon.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says at around 5:37 PM, fire fighters were dispatched to 1760 Sykesville Road for a single family home on fire. They spent 36-minutes bringing the flames under control.

Damage is estimated at $200,000..

Officials says the fire originated in the attic, but the cause remains under investigation.

By Kevin McManus