FEDERALSBURG, Md. (AP) — Troopers and Maryland’s State Fire Marshal’s office are investigating a deadly fire that engulfed a mobile home in Federalsburg.
Firefighters report the blaze started in the mobile home just after 9 p.m. Saturday. It took roughly 25 firefighters to control the fire, according to a statement from the fire marshal’s office.READ MORE: B&O Railroad Museum Offering Free Admission To Active Duty Military Personnel Through Labor Day
They found the body of a 63-year-old man in a bedroom. He is believed to be the occupant of the home. His identity and cause of death is pending an autopsy. The body is being transported to the chief medical examiner’s office in Baltimore.READ MORE: More Baby Formula Is Heading To Store Shelves As Early As This Weekend
Deputy State Fire Marshals determined the fire originated in the living room of the mobile home. Investigators have not found any working smoke alarms in the home.MORE NEWS: Here's How To Travel Safely And Efficiently On Memorial Day Weekend