3 firefighters sustain minor burns in Maryland fire

June 23, 2019 GMT

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Three firefighters in Maryland are recovering from minor burns after a fire at an apartment complex forced more than 60 people out of their homes.

WTOP-FM reports that smoke from the Prince George’s County fire Saturday evening could be seen from ten miles away.

A total of 61 residents had to be evacuated. The injured firefighters were treated at a local hospital. There were no reports of any injuries among the residents.