DUNDALK, Md. (WJZ) — A man was killed after a fire broke out at a trailer in Dundalk early Thursday morning.
The victim has been identified as 58-year-old Herbert Mullens.READ MORE: BWI To Extend Rent Relief For Food, Retail Stores Inside Airport
The fire broke out around 4:18 a.m. in the 3700 block of North Point Road, officials said.
One person was rescued from the fire.
Update, 3700 block of North Point Rd — one fatality confirmed; an adult male. More info to come. EA
— Baltimore County Fire Department (@BaltCoFire) February 4, 2021READ MORE: CVS Announces 570K Additional COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Across 17 States, Including Maryland
Baltimore County fire officials said they believe Mullens was smoking while using medical oxygen, which then caused the fire.
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#BREAKING: crews on the scene of a fire in Dundalk just off North Point Rd. @BaltCoFire tells us one person was rescued from a trailer after they received reports of a trailer on fire at around 4am this morning @wjz pic.twitter.com/L963eY3GNX
— Annie Rose Ramos (@AnnieRoseNews) February 4, 2021