Inadvertent mayday alert at a northwest Baltimore house fire

Posted at 6:35 PM, Jul 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-29 18:35:50-04

The Baltimore City Fire Department said a firefighter made an inadvertent mayday call after stumbling over a fire hose he was operating while responding to the 3900 block of Cedardale Road for a house fire in the basement.

No injuries were reported.

There was one family displaced. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation.