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A reprint from the Cumberland Times-News Saturday, January 18, 1992

Student suffers severe Burns in apartment fire

Frostburg-uppercase a Frostburg State University student remained hospitalized in serious condition today with Burns he suffered during an apartment fire early Friday. Two other people escaped without injury.

David Williams Pear Jr., 21, of Silver Spring, was found in the hallway of the burning apartment building at 30 Stoyer Street at about 3:30am by Frostburg firefighters. He had apparently collapsed while trying to escape, said Deputy Chief State Fire Marshall Bob Thomas. Pair was being treated in Frostburg’s intensive care unit in serious condition, said a hospital spokeswoman. Pair was then flown to the Francis Scott Key burned center in Baltimore later in the

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