A 54-year-old woman died of injuries she received in an early-morning basement fire Sunday in a Dundalk rowhouse. The first fire truck arrived on the scene at 6:31 a.m., said Kyrle Preis, EMS director for the Baltimore County Fire Department.
Firefighters helped two women and a child escape from the second floor. The 54-year-old woman was found in the basement. She was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where she later died.