Woman dies in Nottingham fire

By Ian Duncan, The Baltimore Sun

10:35 AM EDT, May 12, 2014


A woman identified as Nana Aqua Boateng died after a fire broke out at her home in Nottingham early Monday morning, Baltimore County Police said.

At 3:37 a.m. authorities were sent to investigate a fire in the 4400 block of Pintail Court in a development just off Belair Road, police said. Police and fire units discovered Boateng, 52, laying on the front porch suffering from burn injuries.

The victim was transported for an autopsy to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine the cause of death, police said.