Three Rescued in Maryland Apartment Fire

Fire on the second floor in Havre de Grace.
(Susquehanna Hose Company photo)

Fire on the second floor in Havre de Grace

The Aegis, Bel Air, Md.

(MCT)

Jan. 12—Three people were rescued after a Monday afternoon apartment fire in Havre de Grace, according to the Susquehanna Hose Company.

Crews from the company responded to the one-alarm fire in the 400 block of Bourbon Street, reported around 4:15 p.m. Monday. The fire, which began on a second-floor exterior balcony, caused approximately $200,000 in damage and displaced four people, according to the Office of the State Fire Marshal.

It took firefighters about 25 minutes to get the blaze under control, according to the fire marshal’s office.

The three people rescued all refused care after an evaluation by the Havre de Grace Ambulance Corps, according to a social media post on the Susquehanna Hose Company’s Facebook page.

The four people who were displaced are being assisted by Red Cross and family.

Anyone having additional information is asked to contact the Office of the State Fire Marshal at 410-386-3050.

Firefighters from Level Volunteer Fire Company, Aberdeen Fire Department and the Perryville Fire Company were also called to the scene, according to the Susquehanna Hose Company.

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