Monday, December 17, 2012
Cause of the fire on Rutherford Road is still under investigation.
Two occupants were displaced after a Sunday night house fire in Upper Marlboro, according to Prince George’s County Fire Department. Rescue personnel responded to the 14200 block of Rutherford Road for the report of a two-story, single-family home with heavy fire coming from the rear of the house, Prince George’s Fire Department spokesman Mark Brady reported via Twitter. Units were able to extinguish the fire. There were no injuries reported and the cause of the fire is still under investigation, Brady said.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
The cause of death is under joint investigation by the Prince George's County Police and Fire Departments.
Prince George’s County firefighters discovered a body after extinguishing a house fire in Upper Marlboro early Wednesday, according to Mark Brady, a Prince George’s County Fire Department spokesperson PGFD arrived at the 15000 block of Buck Lane just after 2 a.m. Wednesday and found what appeared to be an abandoned home “well involved with fire.” Brady said crews proceeded to battle the flames for about 45 minutes before knocking back the bulk of the blaze. After the fire was extinguished, firefighters entered the house to wet down hot spots and found the body, which was rendered unidentifiable by the fire, according to Brady. PGFD and Prince George’s County police are conducting a joint investigation to determine cause of death and …
Friday, November 9, 2012
The blaze ripped through a single family home, causing an estimated $150,000 in damage.
A Glenn Dale man in his 50s was injured Thursday night in a fire that destroyed his home, according the Prince George’s County Fire Department (PGFD). PGFD units were dispatched to the single-family house fire on 7800 block of Northern Avenue at approximately 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Firefighters arrived on the scene to find heavy fire conditions throughout the home, said PGPD Spokesperson Mark Brady. Brady reported that about 60 firefighters battled the blaze for nearly an hour before extinguishing the bulk of the flames. The homeowner was taken to a burn unit and is reported in good condition, said Brady, and no one else was injured in the fire. According to PGFD, the home and its contents were a total loss, estimated at $150,000. The fire’…