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Fort Meade fire destroys 2 houses, damages 2 others

Jun. 4, 2013 - 07:39AM   |  
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FORT MEADE, MD. — Army officials say two houses were destroyed and two others were damaged when a lightning strike triggered a fire at Fort Meade.

Fort Meade Fire and Emergency teams said the blaze was reported about 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Lightning struck the roof of one of the homes.

The Capital of Annapolis reported that many residents were evacuated. The two-alarm fire left two families homeless.

No one was injured.

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