Owner loses 2 dogs in Glen Burnie house fire; 1 firefighter has minor injuries
GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WBFF) -- Two dogs died and one firefighter was transported to Baltimore Washington Medical Center, after a house fire in Glen Burnie, Md., on Sunday afternoon.
Fire officials say 67 firefighters from Anne Arundel Fire Department and BWI Fire & Rescue was called to a fire at 1717 Tieman Drive in Glen Burnie, around 2:00 p.m.
The lone occupant of the house smelled smoke in the front of the home and spotted the fire.
Officials say the owner was able to escape into the back yard, but unfortunately two dogs were not able to get out and died in the fire.
One firefighter suffered minor injuries while putting out the fire, and was transported to Baltimore Washington Medical Center.
Officials say the house was a total loss and the Red Cross is helping 4 adults.