WALDORF, Md. (WJZ) — A member of the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department suffered minor burns while fighting a house fire in Charles County Friday night, according to officials.
The fire broke out inside of the house located in the 10000 block of Maryland Woods Court.READ MORE: President Biden Announces Travel Restrictions On Eight South African Countries In An Effort To Slow The Spread Of New COVID-19 Variant
The fire caused an estimated $250,000 in damage before being contained.READ MORE: Police: Murder Suspect Barricades Himself Inside Baltimore Home After Firing Shots At Officers
Everyone inside was able to get out safely.MORE NEWS: Shoppers Across Maryland Return To Stores For Black Friday As Retailers Face Supply, Staffing Challenges
An overloaded power strip sparked the fire, according to officials.