Trooper Hero In Dorchester House Fire

Maryland State Police say a trooper entered a burning home in Dorchester County and led a man disoriented by smoke inhalation to safety. Trooper First Class R. Singleton arrived at a reported house fire in Hurlock before fire fighters and was told that 53-year-old Jim Malone was still inside. Police say Singleton entered the house and found Malone choking and disoriented in a second-floor bedroom. Both Malone and Singleton were treated for smoke inhalation.