By: David M. Higgins II

Update from the Baltimore County Fire Department: McDonogh school explosion, Owings Mills: 1 adult and 1 child transported w non-life-threatening injuries. Explosion damaged the shot tower, a smokestack for the boiler room.


UPDATE 9:36 a.m.- The Baltimore County Fire Department is now reporting that one child was also injured in the explosions. They did not give word on what kind of injuries.

Images courtesy of Baltimore County Fire Department


Owings Mills, MD- The Baltimore County Fire Department is currently on the scene at McDonogh School in Owings Mills, MD for a reported explosion for a smoke tower.

They are reporting two adults were injured with non-life threatening injuries and no students hurt.

The Fire Department is asking all individuals to stay away from McDonogh Road as they investigate the stability of the area, along with numerous fire and emergency service personnel in the area.

This is a developing story.


David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...