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Man Injured in Trappe House Fire

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TRAPPE, Md.- Fire crews say one person was injured in a house fire late Monday night. 

The Trappe Volunteer Fire Company said they responded to an automatic fire alarm at a home in the 300 block of Rumsey Dr. just before 11:30 p.m. Monday. 

According to firefighters, they encountered heavy smoke coming out of the home when they first arrived at the scene.

Firefighters said they were able to extinguish the fire just over an hour later and cleared the scene around 1 a.m. Tuesday. 

Trappe firefighters said the only man who lived in the home was injured in the fire and flown to Bayview Burn Center in Baltimore for treatment.

No word yet on how much damage the house sustained. 

The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of the fire.

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