Cumberland Times-News

Police Log

October 24, 2013

Woman injured in fire at Midland - 10/25

MIDLAND — One person suffered burns in a fire in a residence in the 15300 block of Lower Georges Creek Road late Wednesday afternoon, according to the Allegany County 911 center.

The injured adult female suffered grease burns in the 5:45 p.m. incident that also sent another adult and three juveniles to the hospital as a precaution.

Midland, Good Will, Potomac, Barton and Shaft volunteer fire departments responded along with Frostburg Area Ambulance, Tri-Towns Rescue Squad and LaVale Rescue Squad.

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