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.
Primary Responding Fire Department: Leonardtown Volunterr Fire Department
# of Alarms: 1 # Of Firefighters: 10
Time to Control: 5 minutes
Discovered By: Neighbor
Area of Origin: Rear of the shed
Preliminary Cause: Under Investigation
Additional Information: The fire occurred in a lean-to portion of a wood framed shed on the property. The fire was quickly extinguished, which saved most of the shed's contents. The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.