Fire hits abandoned VA hospital

Two-alarm blaze took place Friday evening in Baltimore County

September 12, 2014|By Sean Welsh | The Baltimore Sun

Firefighters quickly controlled a blaze at an abandoned Veteran's Affairs hospital at Fort Howard in Edgemere, Baltimore County public safety officials said late Friday.

The two-alarm fire took place around 11 p.m. and was under control by 11:30 p.m., according to tweets from the Baltimore County Police and Fire Department. The building is located in the 9600 block of North Point Rd.

The fire was contained to one building.

This story will be updated when information becomes available.

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