Howard Park resident severely burned in house fire

Second victim has non-life-threatening injuries; fire's cause not yet released

By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun

11:26 PM EST, February 6, 2014


A 50-year-old man was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma with life-threatening burn injuries Thursday night from a fire at a home in Baltimore's Howard Park neighborhood.

A second victim, a 74-year-old woman, was taken to an area hospital from the house in the 5300 block of Gwynn Oak Ave. with non-life-threatening injuries to her hand, Baltimore Fire Department spokesman Ian Brennan said.

The fire's cause was under investigation Thursday night, Brennan said.