ROSEDALE, Md. (WJZ) — Crews in Baltimore County are investigating the cause of a fire in a storage area at Franklin Square Medical Center on Saturday afternoon, which affected some of the hospital’s COVID-19 patients, officials said.
According to officials, certain high-risk patients were transported to different facilities as a result of the smoke from the fire.READ MORE: Community Says Farewell At Funeral Of Slain Church Employee Evelyn Player
However, no firefighters or patients were directly injured by the smoke from the fire.READ MORE: Murder Trial Begins For Keith Smith, Man Who Claimed Baltimore Panhandler Killed His Wife
The call came in just after 3 p.m.
When crews arrived, they found the fire on the third floor and quickly extinguished the flames.MORE NEWS: State School Board Wants To Establish Target Metrics Before Lifting Mask Mandate In Classrooms