Fire Destroys Taneytown Home
No injuries resported, but a family of four was displaced.
Damage is estimated at $200,000 to the structure and $75,000 to the contents from a house fire in Taneytown Friday afternoon. The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says 75 fire fighters responded to the two-alarm blaze at 4726 Babylon Road at around 1:45 PM, and spent one hour bringing the flames under control.
No one was hurt, but a family of four was displaced. They are being assisted by American the Red cross.
The cause and origin of the fire remains under investigation. But fire officials say the two-story, wood frame, single-family home was destroyed.
Anyone with information concerning this house fire is asked to call the State Fire Marshal's Office at 443-271-7160.