Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Michel Elben Carroll County Times reports: Westminster apartment fire put out quickly; none hurt

Carroll County Times

Monday, September 14, 2015

Westminster apartment fire put out quickly; none hurt

No one was hurt in an apartment fire that was-controlled in a matter of minutes Sunday evening in Westminster, according to Kevin Dayhoff, Westminster Fire Department’s public information officer.

The fire began in the 200 block of E. Main St. in Westminster around 6:01 p.m.  According to Dayhoff, Westminster Fire Department responded to the building after a fire alarm was activated; first responders saw smoke and made entry.

Dayhoff said firefighters found moderate smoke and extinguished a fire in the first apartment at 6:29 p.m. Units from Pleasant Valley; New Windsor and Baltimore County fire departments as well as the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office and Westminster Police Department assisted.

According to Dayhoff, the fire remains under investigation by the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office.

Michel Elben

Carroll County Times

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