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Belcamp home fire displaces 3 adults, Harford fire officials say

Harford County fire crews responded to a home fire in Belcamp early Friday.
Harford County fire crews responded to a home fire in Belcamp early Friday. (Courtesy Harford County Fire & EMS Association)

Three people were displaced after a single-alarm fire started from a charcoal grill at a Belcamp home Friday, Harford County fire officials said.

About 20 firefighters from Abingdon Volunteer Fire Company was called just before 1:30 a.m. to a two-story home in the 4300 block of Marigold Lane, where flames were showing. No injuries were reported.

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The state fire marshal determined the fire was started accidentally from discarded ashes from a charcoal grill on a wood deck. The fire took about 20 minutes to control.

The fire caused $100,000 in damage to the home and possessions, displacing three adults. The office said the American Red Cross was assisting them.

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The home did have smoke alarm were in the home and working, the office said.

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