SEVERN, Md. (WJZ) — A firefighter was injured battling a fire in Anne Arundel County on Wednesday afternoon, according to officials.
The fire broke out at the Orchards at Severn around 5:15 p.m.READ MORE: 4-Week-Old Husky Puppies In Critical Condition After They Were Rescued In Baltimore
Crews arrived to find a two-story townhouse on fire.READ MORE: 2 Charged In Shooting Of 26-Year-Old Woman In Windsor Mill
The bulk of the fire was extinguished within 10 minutes, and the fire was declared under control 20 minutes later, officials said.
The firefighter was taken to an area hospital with a minor back injury.MORE NEWS: LIST: Bills Passed By Maryland General Assembly This Session
Three adults are displaced with two of them receiving Red Cross assistance, officials said.