House Fire Leaves Firefighter, Occupant With Minor Injuries


A firefighter and one occupant of a home suffered minor injuries following a blaze in Caroline County over the weekend.
According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s office, the fire started Saturday morning at the home on Camp Road in Denton. A dog and a cat also perished in the fire. The Red Cross is assisting displaced occupants.
The fire caused about $160,000 damage to the structure and $50,000 damage to its contents.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. Anyone with information about the cause of the fire is asked to contact the Upper Eastern Regional Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal at 410-822-7609.