ABINGDON, MD. (WJZ) — A fire broke out early Saturday morning in Harford County, fire officials said.
The fire was discovered at around 10:07 a.m. in the 400 block of Amelanchier Court in Abingdon. The owners smelled smoke and later saw a fire on the back patio. The fire quickly spread to the outside of the house and upwards toward the roof.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Soggy But Mild Weekend In Store
Investigators said winds contributed to the fast-moving fire. The National Weather service said the area experienced wind gusts over 30 mph.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 18 New Deaths Reported Saturday As Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Continue To Decline
The fire was contained and family and friends are assisting the owners.MORE NEWS: Baltimore Mayor, Gov. Hogan Clash Over Available COVID Vaccine Doses For City Residents
No one was injured, and an estimated $200,000 in damages to the structure and its contents.