Fire Damages Pole Barn Near Taneytown

No one reported injured.

Bear Run Rd

Pole barn fire, 2853 Bear Run Rd., Taneytown, Md (Photo from Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office)

Taneytown, Md (KM) No injuries were reported from a pole barn fire in the Taneytown area Sunday afternoon.

The State Fire Marshal’s Office say at 12:51 PM, fire fighters were dispatched to 2853 Bear Run Road for a 30-foot by 40-foot pole barn on fire. It took 35 fire fighters 20 minutes to bring the flames under control

Damage is estimated at $25,000  to  the structure, and $150,000 to  the contents. . .

The Fire Marshal’s Office says the fire started in the interior of the barn. The cause remains under investigation.  .

By Kevin McManus