FINKSBURG, Md. (WJZ) — Fire damaged a home in Finksburg Saturday morning, according to the Reese & Community Volunteer Fire Company.
Firefighters arrived at the home in the 1900 block of Shetland Road just before 7:15 a.m. and brought the blaze under control about an hour later, the fire company said.READ MORE: Man Shot, Critically Wounded In East Baltimore Saturday, Baltimore Police Say
The home’s residents escaped unharmed, but their two cats died.READ MORE: Fort McHenry Celebrates New Citizens, Defenders Day Saturday
The fire company credited the working smoke detectors for waking the sleeping residents to escape safely.MORE NEWS: Man In Stable Condition After He Was Shot In Face While Driving Early Saturday