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No injuries after wall collapses in Md. house fire

Saturday - 3/17/2012, 12:43pm  ET

CHELTENHAM, Md. (AP) - Prince George's County firefighters have been battling a house fire in Cheltenham where an outside wall of the home collapsed.

Fire officials say firefighters were called to the home on Spinnaker Street about 9 a.m. on Saturday. The fire had extended through the second floor and attic of the home.

No injuries were reported in the blaze. Four adults and two children at the home were all accounted for.

During the fire, an outside wall of the home collapsed. Firefighters were instructed to remain outside and battle the fire from the exterior. No firefighter injuries were reported.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.


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