A vacant Aberdeen home was damaged in an early Friday morning blaze, according to the state fire marshal’s office.
A passerby reported the blaze just after 2 a.m. in the front of a one-story vacant home on the 900 block of South Stepney Road in Aberdeen. A total of 25 firefighters from the Aberdeen, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Level, and Abingdon fire departments brought the fire under control in about 10 minutes.
Damage to the structure was estimated at $2,000. The cause of the fire was ruled incendiary in nature, and anyone with information is asked to contact the Bel Air Office of the state fire marshal at 410-836-4844.