Update: 1 Person Burned in Salisbury House Fire


Update: According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office, a juvenile suffered burn injuries in Saturday’s fire on Hanson Street. The juvenile was taken to Bayview Burn Center for treatment.

Fire damage was estimated at $70,000 to the structure and $5,000 to its contents. The fire apparently started in a bedroom.

Salisbury firefighters were called for a residential fire on Hanson Street just before 3 Saturday afternoon. Crews arriving at the scene found fire showing from the two-story home and a civilian with burns. The burn victim was taken to PRMC and then flown to a Baltimore hospital. Crews from Fruitland, Hebron and Delmar assisted. The State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the blaze and the Red Cross is assisting the victims.

Additional photos at Salisbury Fire Co Facebook page