Baltimore Firefighters Evacuated from Building Blaze

One firefighter reportedly fell through the floor, but was rescued.


Baltimore firefighters battling a major fire in frigid temperatures have been ordered to evacuate the building.

One firefighter reportedly fell through a floor while battling the fire in Locust Point, but was rescued. Witnesses told reporters two firefighters and at least two civilians were being treated at the scene. 

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The fire on Cooksie Street started about 2:30 p.m., and quickly went to a second alarm. There were reports that water froze the second it came out of the hoses.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.