3 are safe after fire guts home

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Posted: February 2, 2013

The Winchester Star

Firefighters leave the 19rh-century home destroyed by fire Friday morning at 869 Green Spring Road in Frederick County. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Firefighters extinguish a burning mattress after fire destroyed the home at 869 Green Spring Road in Frederick County early on Friday morning. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Gainesboro Fire Chief Don Jackson throws debris from the second floor of the home destroyed by fire Friday morning.

WINCHESTER — A local family is homeless after escaping a fire on Green Spring Road early Friday.

“I was sick to my stomach,” Andrew Smelser said as he recalled watching the blaze in the bitter...



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