Elderly woman found dead at Maryland house fire

LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a fire at a Maryland house killed a woman and injured two firefighters.

The Baltimore Sun reports that the fire happened Friday night.

Baltimore County Fire Director Tim Rostkowski says that firefighters found an elderly woman in the dwelling in Lansdowne and that she was pronounced dead at the scene. He says two firefighters suffered minor injuries.

Firefighters arrived to find heavy flames at the house. He said the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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