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Dorchester County Chicken House Damaged by Electrical Fire

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RHODESDALE, Md. - State fire marshals have determined the cause of a fire that caused thousands of dollars in damage to a chicken house Tuesday morning.

According to the Office of the State Fire Marshal, the fire in the 5000 block of Wheatley Church Road in Rhodesdale started in the interior wall assembly due to an electrical failure.

Crews from Eldorado and Brookview responded to the fire just before 8 a.m. and had it under control in about 30 minutes. State fire marshals said there were no injuries, but the fire left about $22,000 in damage.

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