By Annie Rose Ramos

MIDDLE RIVER, Md. (WJZ) — A woman was killed and a man was injured in an early morning fire in Middle River Wednesday, the Baltimore County Fire Department said.

The fire broke out around 5:30 a.m. in the 2100 block of Cockspur Road. When firefighters arrived, they found smoke showing from a townhouse on the second floor.

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Officials said three people were living in the home at the time. One person made it out of the house with non-life threatening injuries.

One woman died and another is being treated for burns.

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Another person was taken out of neighboring home, but has since returned.

Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire.

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Annie Rose Ramos