A single-story home in the 300 block of Emmert Road southeast of Funkstown was damaged Friday afternoon in a house fire, a Washington County Emergency Services supervisor said.
There was “significant damage” to the residence at 345 Emmert Road, but no estimate on the monetary loss as fire units were clearing the scene about 6 p.m., the supervisor said.
No injuries were reported in the incident, which was reported about 4 p.m., according to the supervisor. Firefighters got the fire under control shortly after arriving on scene.
The home is located near Interstate 70, just off Beaver Creek Road.
— C.J. Lovelace