Annapolis, MD (December 12, 2015) – A fire broke out at the Annapolis Yacht Club this afternoon, spurring road closures and warnings to avoid the downtown area.
The fire was dispatched at around 2:15 p.m.; as of 4 p.m., the fire had not been brought under control, according to the Annapolis Fire Marshal’s Office.
One firefighter was hospitalized for minor injuries. There were no reports of civilian injuries, fire officials said.
Approximately 90 firefighters were at the scene.
Capt. John Bowes said it was too early to determine the cause or estimate damage.
Annapolis police said several streets in the downtown area were closed to pedestrian and b…
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