MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Authorities are investigating after a Wednesday house fire in Middle River left one person dead.
The fire was reported at around 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning in the 2100-block of Cockspur Road (21220).
Crews found heavy fire from the second floor windows in the front and back of the house.
One male occupant was able to escape through a second-story bedroom window. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.
Firefighters found the victim, who has not yet been identified due to the extent of the injuries, in a different second-floor bedroom.
Twenty-six pieces of equipment responded to this fire.
The cause has not yet been determined.