Officials say there is no sign of foul play after a three-alarm blaze that left one man dead and critically injured a Baltimore County firefighter, but the cause is under investigation.
Fire officials say the fire broke out at the Victorian-style home on Hanover Road in Reisterstown. Md. around 1 a.m. Wednesday.
Four residents were able to get out, but fire officials say 58-year-old Steven Stark was trapped on the second floor. Firefighters pulled Stark from the home, but he later died at Northwest Hospital.
Officials say 24-year-old volunteer firefighter Gene Kirchner was unconscious when he was carried from the building. He was taken to Shock Trauma, where officials say he is listed in critical condition.
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The federal bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives joined local authorities in the investigation.