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Fire Investigators are still looking into the possible cause of the fire that appears to have started in a second floor bedroom. Fire loss is estimated at $25,000. The three occupants of the home were displaced and assisted by the American Red Cross.
A firefighter sustained burns to his upper body and transported to the Burn Unit at Medstar Washington Hospital Center where he was treated and released.
|Engine 834 from Chillum-Adelphi arrived first to find fire showing from the second floor of the house. |
(Image obtained from the Chillum-Adelphi VFD Facebook Page)