Wicomico County House Fire Causes Estimated $50,000 in Damage - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Wicomico County House Fire Causes Estimated $50,000 in Damage

Posted: Dec 25, 2017 8:22 PM Updated:
(Photo credit: MGN) (Photo credit: MGN)

PITTSVILLE, Md.- Fire officials are investigating the cause of a house fire in Pittsville Monday morning.

According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal, a passerby noticed the fire at the home on Pittsville Road a little after 10 a.m. 

Twenty-five firefighters from the Pittsville Volunteer Fire Department controlled the blaze in 50 minutes.

According to officials, the fire started in the living room, after a wood stove chimney ignited combustibles. It caused an estimated $50,000 in damage.

The occupants are now being assisted by the American Red Cross. 

 

 

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