Multiple fire companies responded to an apartment fire in the 500 block of Eastview Terrace in Abingdon Tuesday morning. (David Anderson / BSMG)
Twenty-three tenants of an Abingdon apartment complex have been displaced because of a Tuesday-morning fire that caused extensive damage to their building.
One person suffered minor injuries, was taken to University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air, treated and later released, according to a notice of investigation from the Office of the State Fire Marshal.
The fire was reported around 9 a.m., and it was placed under control buy 10:15 a.m., according to Harford County fire officials. The building is in the 500 block of Eastview Terrace in the The Douglas at Constant Friendship apartment complex.
The Harford County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association reported on its media Facebook page around 9 a.m. that multiple companies had responded to the scene.
"Crews arrived with fire showing from the third floor area and deck," the association reported. The fire went to a second alarm.