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One man dies after Baltimore County house fire early Monday

One man dies after Baltimore County house fire early Monday

A man died, and one of his children and a firefighter sustained burn injuries in a house fire in Lansdowne early Monday, according to the Baltimore County Fire Department.

Ryan Robert Cavin, 39, his wife, their two children and three other people were sleeping in the home in the 100 block of Hazel Avenue at about 4:30 a.m., when the blaze broke out in the kitchen, officials said.

Cavin’s wife woke everyone up, the Fire Department said. The couple had been asleep on the second floor along with two of the children; the three other people had been sleeping on the ground floor. All escaped except Cavin, who was brought out of the home by firefighters from the top of the...

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