At 2:26 a.m. this morning, the Baltimore County Fire Department responded to a home in the 3400 block of McShane Way 21222 for a report of a structure fire. When they arrived on the scene, they found an adult female in front of the location unconscious and there was light smoke inside the home.
The 73-year-old woman found in front of the home was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in critical but stable condition. Her current condition is unknown. Three other people were treated at an area hospital for smoke inhalation and released.
The fire in the home was brought under control at 3:02 a.m. There were no injuries to any firefighters.
There were 13 pieces of Baltimore County Fire Department equipment dispatched to the scene.
Baltimore County Fire Investigators are investigating this incident. It appears that unattended candles caused the fire.