Two Firefighters Taken to Hospital in Serious Fire


Published 01/02 2014 04:46AM

Updated 01/02 2014 11:20AM

FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. - Two firefighters had to be transported from the scene of a fire Wednesday to area hospitals.

Crews from Frederick, Carroll and Adams counties were called to Bollinger School Road just after 7 p.m. for a barn fire that broke out.

Additional water had to be called in since there was no public water system in the area.

Most of the fire was extinguished after about an hour and the cause of the blaze was determined to be from a heat lamp placed too close to combustible materials.

Damage estimates are around $40,000. 

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