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Multiple crews extinguish Howard County house fire

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Posted at 5:24 PM, Jul 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-09 18:24:55-04

Multiple crews have extinguished a house fire in Howard County.

Howard County Fire and EMS tweeted "Fire is Out" at 6:07 p.m.

Flames reportedly broke out inside the attic of a home located at 16573 Old Frederick Road in Mt. Airy.

Upon their arrival units began battling a blaze in the rear of the location.

Firefighters from surrounding Carroll and Frederick Counties also assisted in the effort.

Officials said one occupant evacuated the residence.

There has been no report of any injuries. The cause of the fire remains unknown.