'Excessive Hoarding' Hampers House Fire Rescue in Baltimore County
Updated: Monday, February 17 2014, 10:22 PM EST
Baltimore County fire officials said "excessive hoarding" hampered a rescue attempt and fire extinguishing at a house fire in Timonium Monday afternoon.
Police reported to the home on the 100 block of Timonium Road after 12:30 p.m. on Monday. Officials said the 911 caller was disconnected in an attempt to escape the location.
Fire crews located and rescued the victim and the adult woman was transported to Bayview Burn center in serious condition. The fire was reported under control at 12:57 p.m. and the cause is still under investigation.