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Latest Fire News in Carroll County on January 22, 2024


Here is some of the latest FIRE related news around Carroll County, Maryland.

Accidental Dwelling Fire Woodland Dr (from The Office of the State Fire Marshal):

  • Date: 1/20/2024
  • Time: 3:46 p.m.
  • Location / Address: 1315 Woodland Drive, Westminster, Carroll County
  • Type of Incident: Dwelling Fire
  • Description of Structure / Property: One story single family dwelling
  • Owner / Occupants: William Bigelow
  • Injuries or Deaths: N/A
  • Estimated $ Loss: $15,000
  • Smoke Alarm Status: Present
  • Fire Alarm / Sprinkler Status: None Present
  • Arrests(s): N/A
  • Primary Responding Fire Department: Westminster VFD
  • # of Alarms: 1 # Of Firefighters: 20
  • Time to Control: 15 minutes
  • Discovered By: Owner and family member
  • Area of Origin: Carport
  • Preliminary Cause: Accidental – discarded wood ash in a plastic bucket

(See photo above from this incident)


Other FIRE related news (with photos) from a variety of sources on Facebook this past week:

Photos from the Westminster House Fire at the 1700 Block of Sykesville Road.




Photos from the Taneytown Building Fire at the Highs at 520 East Baltimore street.


Accidental Dwelling Fire


Westminster Vehicle Collision with Rescue on Carroll Street Near Kemper Avenue


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