Sunday, February 10, 2013
Fire crews responded to a fire in the 1500 block of Providence Road.
Baltimore County fire crews extinguished a blaze in the 1500 block of Providence Road Sunday afternoon. Crews responded to the scene at a two-and-a-half story single family dwelling around noon, according to the Baltimore County Fire Department. The home was fully enveloped, and fire officials evacuated the premises. The fire was extinguished at 1:36 p.m., fire officials said. There were no injuries.
Friday, September 28, 2012
View photos from the scene, taken by a neighbor last night.
A Timonium woman had to be transported to a nearby burn center following a tame house fire Thursday evening, according to WJZ-13. Patch obtained photos from the scene. (See above) Firefighters responded to the 100 block of East Aylesbury Road at around 7:30 p.m. and were able to quickly get the fire under control. The cause of the blaze is still under investigation. The woman suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
The 84-page document offers observations and recommendations for battling future fires following the January 2011 death of volunteer firefighter Mark Falkenhan.
Requiring all fire personnel to have a portable radio when entering a life-threatening situation and ensuring that teams entering those situations remain together were two of the recommendations to come out of the final report investigating the death of volunteer firefighter Mark Falkenhan. The 84-page report by the Baltimore County Fire Department comes more than 14 months after Falkenhan, a Middle River native and member of the Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company, died in the line of duty while battling a four-alarm apartment fire on Jan. 19, 2011 in Hillendale. Investigators concluded that a frying pan with oil that was left unattended on a stove in a first-floor apartment caused the fire, according to the report. Baltimore County Fire…