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By Gus G. Sentementes | September 6, 2008
A blaze early yesterday in Parkville was started by a discarded cigarette on an outside patio, Baltimore County fire officials said. Fire officials responded to the 2900 block of Aspen Hill Road about 6:30 a.m. for a report of a dwelling fire, and soon after called for a second alarm, authorities said. The fire was under control by 7:30 a.m. The home had working smoke detectors, and occupants of the home had evacuated before firefighters arrived. No injuries were reported, but two homes had internal damage and two other homes were damaged on the outside as a result of the fire.
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By Jim Joyner, The Baltimore Sun | March 27, 2013
Anne Arundel County fire officials say four adults from Arnold are being assisted by the Red Cross after an overnight residential fire displaced them. Fire officials say crews responded to the one-story house fire at about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of Phillips Road in Arnold. Responders brought the one-alarm fire under control in less than 30 minutes, officials said. The cause of the blaze remains under investigation, but officials said they believe it was electrical in nature.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | June 21, 2004
Five-year-old twin boys who were playing with matches ignited a blaze that destroyed their Riviera Beach home yesterday morning, Anne Arundel County fire officials said. Shortly after 8 a.m., the twins informed their mother, Dawn Kiser, that they had accidentally started a fire in a bedroom of the two-story townhouse in the 8500 block of Beacon Point Road. All of the house's occupants - Kiser, the twins, another of her children and two nieces - escaped without serious injury. However, Kiser's nieces, ages 3 and 6, were transported to North Arundel Hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation, fire officials said.
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By Brent Jones | March 27, 2010
Baltimore County firefighters recovered a man's body from inside a North Point home during a small house fire Friday afternoon, according to fire officials. A department spokeswoman said firefighters were called to the 7600 block of Old Battle Grove Road about 2:35 p.m. and found a dead man in the living room of the home. The fire was confined to the living room area and generated significant heat, fire officials said. The cause of the man's death was not clear. The fire was extinguished a short time after firefighters arrived, according to fire officials.
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May 26, 2013
Anne Arundel County fire officials say a house fire on Sunday morning in Annapolis caused no injuries, but displaced two adults. Fire officials responded at around 10:30 a.m. for a fire in the 1900 block of Sleepy Hollow Lane in the Lindamoor community. The first unit arriving requested assistance, bringing a total of 44 firefighters to the scene. The incident was placed under control within 50 minutes and caused in excess of $300,000 to the home. The two people displaced were assisted by the Red Cross.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | November 3, 2010
Two people were treated for smoke inhalation after a fire in Lothian early Wednesday morning, Anne Arundel Fire officials said. Firefighters were called to the 200 block of 5 t h Street, at Wayson's Trailer Court, at 2:15 a.m., said Captain James Rostek of Anne Arundel County Fire. A 51-year-old woman and a 40-year-old man were taken to Calvert Memorial Hospital for treatment. No one else was injured, according to fire officials. Damage to the trailer was estimated at $30,000 and damage to its contents was estimated at $20,000.
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March 8, 2014
A house fire in Carroll County on Friday resulted in an estimated $225,000 in damage and displaced the homeowner, according to the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office. The fire occurred was reported at about 4:45 p.m. Friday in the 3500 block of East Lawndale Road in the Reisterstown area. It took about 45 minutes to control the blaze, the fire marshal's office said. The preliminary cause was listed as accidental; combustible items near a heating source. The owner was displaced and was being assisted by relatives, fire officials said.
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April 25, 1996
A smoldering cigarette ignited a bed in a second-floor bedroom of a townhouse in the 6500 block of Carrolltowne Village Road in Sykesville at 11 a.m. Monday. Fire officials said the fire caused about $500 in damage.One firefighter suffered second-degree burns to his left wrist and hand and was treated at the scene, fire officials said.FireGamber: Firefighters assisted Baltimore County at 3: 10 p.m., responding for a house fire on Nicodemus Road. Units were out 10 minutes.Pub Date: 4/25/96
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | September 29, 2001
Five people were taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center early this morning after a two-alarm house fire broke out shortly before midnight in the 6800 block of Dunbar Ave. in Dundalk, Baltimore County fire officials said. The fire burned out of control for more than an hour, fire officials said. Some of the injured may have suffered cardiac arrests, according to initial reports. The victims may have been trapped inside the residence, firefighters said.
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