75 Year Old Man and Dog Die Due to House Fire in Potomac
Update – The lone occupant of the home, a 75 year old male, has sadly passed away due to injuries sustained in the fire.
A house fire in the 1400 block of Kersey
Lane in Potomac late Monday afternoon has left one dog dead and one person with life threatening injuries.
According to MCFR spokesman Pete Piringer, the fire originated in the basement of the two-story house.
It is unknown what started the fire at this time.
Update -1400blk Kersey Lane, Falls Orchard, Potomac, 2-sty House, basement fire w /entrapment, FFs located 1 person on 2nd floor, @MCFRS_EMIHS transported 1 adult Pri1 w/ LT condition, 1 dog did not survive https://t.co/ytYuj5yrvt pic.twitter.com/txSUkrqSOe
— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) May 17, 2021