Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Maryland State Fire Marshall Investigation

Date: 9/20/16

Time: 7:55 am

Location / Address: 5863 Wheatley Church Road, Rhodesdale, Dorchester County

Type of Incident: Fire

Description of Structure / Property: 16,000 sq. ft. wood framed Chicken House

Owner / Occupants: Steven Scharf

Injuries or Deaths: none

Estimated $ Loss: Structure: $ 20,000.00 Contents: $ 2,000.00

Smoke Alarm Status: n/a

Fire Alarm / Sprinkler Status: n/a

Arrests(s): none

Primary Responding Fire Department: Eldorado / Brookview

# of Alarms: 1 # Of Firefighters: 30

Time to Control: 30 mins

Discovered By: Owner

Area of Origin: interior wall assembly

Preliminary Cause: Accidental, due to an electrical failure

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