Carroll County fire units were alerted for a house fire in the 500 block of Ann Drive in Westminster, just off Old Westminster Pike. The call was dispatched at approximately 4:22 pm on Thursday, April 12. Reese Medic 99 arrived on the scene first and reported a working fire. Additional units from Westminster and neighboring companies also responded.
Gamber's Engine 131 responded and sent its crew to the house to assist. The engine connected to supply line hose in the street. After the fire was declared under control, Engine 131 was released to return to Gamber. Shortly after arriving back at the station, the engine was alerted to transfer to Sykesville's Station 12.