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Woman Injured In Gibson Island House Fire

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(Credit: AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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GIBSON ISLAND, Md. (AP) — Anne Arundel County firefighters say a woman has been injured in a house fire on Gibson Island.

Officials say the blaze was reported about 7 p.m. Sunday on Broadwater Way. Firefighters arrived to find a bedroom on fire.

It took 30 firefighters about 35 minutes to bring the blaze under control.

Officials say a woman was taken to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.

The Capital of Annapolis reports that the fire caused $75,000 in damage. Officials say the fire was caused by a malfunctioning electric blanket.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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