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: MVA's Bus Driver Day To Streamline Process For Applicants To Get Commercial License
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: Ocean City Promises "Zero Tolerance" For Lawbreakers At Unsanctioned H20i Car Event
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