Woman dead after fatal fire in Greenbelt row house
1:06 PM, Dec 29, 2012
GREENBELT, Md. -
Fire officials in Prince George's County say a woman is dead and two other people injured after a fire at a home in Greenbelt.
Authorities responded to the fire at the row house on Friday around 9 p.m. Firefighters say two people escaped the fire and that it took firefighters about 15 minutes to get control of the flames. Firefighters who searched the home found the woman, a senior, who was deceased. Her name and age were not released.
Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire and working to estimate the damage it caused. The two people who escaped the fire had serious but not life threatening injuries.
Fire officials said the relationship between the three occupants of the home was not immediately available.