A man was treated for burns and a family was displaced after a fire in Edgewood early Tuesday morning that authorities say was caused by unattended cooking, according to the Office of the State Fire Marshal.
The fire, reported at 12:51 a.m. in the 500 block of Arum Court, caused $75,000 worth of damage to a two-story home, according to a notice of investigation from the Fire Marshal's Office.
A preliminary investigation has concluded the fire was caused accidentally by unattended cooking in the kitchen, according to the notice.
A 22-year-old man, who lives in the home, was taken to the Johns Hopkins Bayview Burn Center in Baltimore and treated for second-degree burns to the hands and feet, according to the notice.
The man was expected to be released Tuesday or Wednesday, Senior Deputy State Fire Marshal Oliver Alkire, spokesman for the Office of the State Fire Marshal, said Tuesday.