Firefighter injured fighting fire at Pirate Adventures on the Chesapeake in Annapolis

Posted at 8:06 AM, Oct 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-31 18:19:14-04

A firefighter was injured as crews rushed to put out flames at Pirate Adventures on the Chesapeake on 3rd Street in Annapolis Monday morning. 

Around 6:20 a.m. crews from the the Annapolis Fire Department responded to the 300 block of 3rd Street where they found heavy fire and smoke coming through the roof of the building, according to the fire department.

Crews called for more resources to help. The fire was contained to the building where it started and Baltimore Gas and Electric was called to shut of power to the building.

About 60 firefighters from Annapolis, Anne Arundel County and the United States Naval Academy fire departments responded to the scene.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, the fire department said in a release.

The fire caused traffic disruptions early Monday, shutting down 3rd Street at Severn Avenue.

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