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Historic building burns in Bel Air

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Posted at 7:33 PM, Jun 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-05 19:33:01-04

BEL AIR, md. — Just before noon on Saturday, a fire started in the 100 block of East Broadway in Bel Air.

The building was built in the late 1800's and was considered historic. It was recently remodeled as a wood shop.

There were no deaths or injuries reported.

The fire started on the first floor. Investigators have not released a an official cause but say we "can not rule out a failure with lithium-ion batteries."

Officials estimate the loss at $30,000.