Firefighters were called to the 4603 block of
No injuries were reported.
In addition to Abingdon, units responded from the
It also looked like the fire was spreading, she said.
"I was a little concerned that it was going to spread but I think they got it in time," she said, noting she did not see any flames, just black and white smoke.
Senior Deputy Fire Marshal
Preliminary investigation indicates the fire was caused by a failure in a bathroom electrical outlet, Alkire said. He estimated the damage at approximately
"The couple has renter's insurance, which is a rarity," he said.
Harford County Disaster Assistance had representatives at the scene assisting the displaced residents of the unit.
This story will be updated.
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