DUNDALK, Md. (WJZ) — A 59-year-old woman has died following an apartment fire in Dundalk on New Year’s Day.
The flames started in a first floor apartment in the 2800 block of Dunlawn Court. Fire crews were called out to the scene at 9:40 p.m.
Firefighters found Lillian Lyman Lindeman unresponsive as her apartment filled with smoke.
Lindeman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Another person was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators found that the fire started when “smoking materials ignited combustible items.”