MILLERSVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — A woman dies from injuries related to a fire in Crofton.
Firefighters responded to a reported fire at a two-story townhome in the 1800 block of Foxdale Court Tuesday afternoon.READ MORE: Now That Students Have Returned To The Classroom, One Question Remains: Are Children Safe?
Crews reported seeing smoke on the second floor and found 52-year-old Patricia Hart inside.
Hart was initially treated for serious, life-threatening injuries at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis and was later transferred to the Bayview Burn Center in Baltimore.READ MORE: 'I'm All About Ellicott City' Ellicott City Residents & Business Owners React To Number 10 Ranking On Money Magazine's 'Best Places To Live List'
Hart died later in the hospital.
It is the third fire death in Anne Arundel County this year.
Nearly two dozen firefighters worked to put out that fire. It is estimated that the blaze caused $60,000 in damages.MORE NEWS: Audit Finds Electronic Tolls Overbilled Maryland Drivers
There were no working smoke alarms in the residence.