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One person dead following a two-alarm fire in Bel Air

Fire on McGregor Way
Fire on McGregor Way in Bel Air
Posted at 1:06 PM, Feb 18, 2023
and last updated 2023-02-20 03:24:38-05

UPDATE: After working into the night, deputy fire marshals located a victim within the home on Sunday morning.

The identity and cause of the death have not yet been determined.

PREVIOUS STORY: Fire marshals are investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire with reports of an explosion Saturday in the unit block of McGregor Way in Bel Air.

Marshals on the scene confirmed that two homeowners have been accounted for. However, investigators are searching for another person.

According to Harford County Volunteer Fire Department PIO Rich Gardiner, the fire began around 7 a.m.

Additional units from Harford County and Baltimore County were called in to help fight the fire. It took crews almost an hour and a half to get the fire under control.