Man Sustains Serious Burns to Hands in Abingdon Fire Pit Accident

A man sustained severe burns to both hands after accidentally falling into a fire pit at an Abingdon residence early Saturday morning, fire officials said. The injury occurred at approximately 2:14 a.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Thornapple Court in Abingdon, according to a release from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. 32-year-old […]

Cat Rescued from Joppa Townhome Fire

A cat was rescued from an accidental fire which broke out in a Joppa townhome Friday afternoon. The fire was reported just after 3 p.m. in the living room of a townhome in the 1200 block of Plaza Circle in Joppa, according to a release from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. A total […]

Accidental Fire Damages Bel Air Church

An accidental fire damaged a Bel Air-area church Wednesday night, according to fire officials. The fire was reported by an automated alarm in the stairwell of Clarks United Methodist Church in the 2000 block of Kalmia Road shortly after 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, according to a statement from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. A […]

Four Harford County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Injured While Assisting Baltimore Police During Protests

Four Harford County Sheriff’s Office deputies sustained minor injuries while assisting Baltimore police during a wave of violent protests overnight, the agency said. The four were among 22 Sheriff’s Office deputies sent to aid the Baltimore Police Department in the city’s Western District Saturday night, according to agency spokeswoman Cristie Kahler. Protests in the city […]