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Fundraiser to Benefit Family Who Lost Home in Fire

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PARSONSBURG, Md. (WBOC) - Station 7 Restaurant on Gumboro Road in Pittsville is hosting a fundraiser to benefit a family of four who lost their home in a fire Thursday.


According to the State Fire Marshal, the two-story, wood-framed house on Powell School Road was destroyed by fire possibly started by an oil furnace. No one was home at the time of the fire. Structural damage is estimated at $125,000, while $25,000 of contents were destroyed.


Sunday March 1, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Station 7, there will be a bake sale and collection of monetary and household items for the Franklin family.


According to Wicomico First Alert, a Pittsville firefighter is providing the family with a home, but they still need household items.


The fundraiser will benefit the parents and their two young boys. 

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