Date: 3/18/17

Time: 7:51 a.m.

Location / Address: 3725 Robinson Road, Huntingtown, Calvert County, Maryland

Type of Incident: Fire

Description of Structure / Property: Single story wood framed house

Owner / Occupants: James Robinson

Injuries or Deaths: None

Estimated $ Loss: Structure: $ 75,000.00 Contents: $ 50,000.00

Smoke Alarm Status: Present

Fire Alarm / Sprinkler Status: None

Arrests(s): None

Primary Responding Fire Department: Huntingtown Volunteer Fire Department

# of Alarms: 1 # Of Firefighters: 35

Time to Control: 10 minutes

Discovered By: Occupant

Area of Origin: Chimney

Preliminary Cause: Accidental

Additional Information: The fire was determined to be accidental as a result of a malfunction in the chimney. The fire extended into the attic of the house, causing moderate damage. The occupant was displaced and is being assisted by family.