A vehicle reported stolen from Baltimore County was found on fire in a residential area of southern Bel Air Saturday night, fire officials said.
A resident of the 600 block of Plumtree Road reported the fire in the interior compartment of a 2004 Ford Expedition at approximately 11:42 p.m., according to a release from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. Eight firefighters from the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company brought the blaze under control in about 20 minutes; members of the Harford County Sheriff’s Office and Baltimore County Police Department also responded to the scene.
According to the State Fire Marshal’s Office, the vehicle’s owner reported the vehicle stolen from Baltimore County earlier that evening. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $8,000.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the State Fire Marshal’s Bel Air office at (410) 836-4844.