Darlington House Fire Blamed on Deterioration of Chimney Brick Mortar

Construction workers working on a house in Darlington may have inadvertently set the home ablaze Thursday afternoon after a fire they started to keep warm escaped the deteriorating mortar of the chimney and into the attic. Just before 1:15 pm on Thursday, emergency responders were dispatched to the 1100 block of Main Street in Darlington […]

Excess Starting Fluid Ignites Vehicle Fire, Destroys Joppa Truck

Excess starting fluid within the engine compartment of a backfiring a truck is being blamed for the fire that destroyed a Joppa man’s truck on Saturday afternoon. Just before 1:15 p.m. on Saturday, emergency personnel were dispatched to the 1500 block of 1500 Mandeville Road in Joppa for a reported automotive fire. The fire was […]

Home Destroyed, Pet Perishes in Forest Hill House Fire

High winds contributed to the rapid spread of flames in a Forest Hill home on Thursday afternoon, which destroyed and house and led to the death of a family pet. Just before 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, emergency personnel were dispatched to the 1200 block of Walters Mill Road in Forest Hill for a reported dwelling […]