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This afternoon in Anne Arundel County, MD, (Deale area) several counties (Prince Georges and Calvert) along with AACoFD responded to a working fire in a single family dwelling reported to be under renovation. Initial reports are that FF's fell thru the floor and a Mayday was transmitted for the firefighters in the basement. As of this; time (1509) several Firefighters were injured. A helicopter and multiple ALS units were operating as well. Updates will follow as this is all very preliminary but the latest word is that the injuries appear to be NON life threatening-updates will follow. Firefighterclosecalls.com

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Here is more from Statter911.com

Five firefighters fell into the basement of a burning home in Deale, Maryland this afternoon. Anne Arundel County Fire Department Division Chief Michael Cox tells STATter911.com that a ladder placed through the h*** of the collapsed first floor into the basement by a rapid intervention crew allowed three of the firefighters to get out on their own. Chief Cox says they were not hurt.

According to Cox, two other firefighters from Anne Arundel County, one career and one volunteer, had to be removed by firefighters. One of those firefighters was flown to Medstar in the District of Columbia with serious, but non-life threatening trauma.

The second firefighter went to Calvert Memorial Hospital in Prince Frederick with relatively minor injuries.

Anne Arundel County firefighters were dispatched to the house fire in the 5800 block of Little Road with crews from Calvert and Prince George’s County shortly after 1:30 PM.

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