Two killed in Catonsville house fire
(BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD) Baltimore County fire officials say two people were killed in an early morning house fire Friday.
UPDATE Denbright Rd DWELLING FIRE #Catonsville | CMD has confirmed 2 civilian fatalities at this mornings dwelling fire | @BaltCoPolice Baltimore County Police Department Fire Investigators continue to look into the cause of this deadly fire. ^TF— Baltimore County Fire Department (@BaltCoFire) November 27, 2020
Crews responded to the fire just before 7 a.m. on Denbright Road near Burnt Oak Road.
According to investigators, the 2-alarm fire started in the basement and spread to the first floor of the home.
One of the victims has been indentified as an elderly woman.
A Baltimore County firefighter was also injured during the fire. He was treated at the scene.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
UPDATE 2ND ALARM DWELLING FIRE | 1300blk Denbright Rd #Catonsville | CMD reports fire under control | 1 elderly female has sustained life-threatening injuries | Injured firefighter sustained minor injuries and has been treated by EMS personnel on scene. DT0656^TF pic.twitter.com/vqGadJWutH— Baltimore County Fire Department (@BaltCoFire) November 27, 2020