Child, adult injured in east Baltimore house fire

Posted at 5:43 AM, May 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-15 09:43:28-04

Two people were injured after a fire broke out at a home in the 3300 block of McElderry Street in east Baltimore Monday morning. 

Fire officials said a child and an adult were taken for treatment. A total of five people, three children and two adults, lived inside the two-story home. All family members were able to escape. 

Drivers should avoid the area of McElderry Street between Clinton Street and Highland Avenue.