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House Fire in Marion Station Ruled Accidental

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MARION STATION, Md.- Investigators with the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office say an electrical malfunction is to blame for a fire that heavily damaged a home in the Somerset County community of Marion Station.

The fire occurred shortly after 3 p.m. Thursday at a two story home located at 5790 Cedar Landing Road. It took 20 firefighters from the Marion Station, Crisfield and Fairmount fire companies approximately 90 minutes to get the fire under control. 

There were no reported injuries. Damage to the structure was estimated at $250,000 with another $1,000 in damage done to its contents. 

Investigators ruled the fire accidental and originated due to a failure of an electrical circuit in a void space over the kitchen.

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