Thursday, November 17, 2016

Maryland State Fire Marshal Notice Of Investigation In Somerset County

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Date:  11/17/16 
Time:  3:52 a.m.
Location / Address:  11540 Beckford Ave., Princess Anne, Somerset Co.
Type of Incident:  Fire
Description of Structure / Property:  Two story wood frame single family dwelling
Owner / Occupants:  John and Jennifer Laird
Injuries or Deaths:  None
Estimated $ Loss: Structure:  $30,000                      Contents: $2,000
Smoke Alarm Status:  Present, delayed activation due fire originating on the exterior of structure
Fire Alarm / Sprinkler Status:  n/a
Arrests(s):   None
Primary Responding Fire Department:  Princess Anne
# of Alarms:  1     # Of Firefighters:  25
Time to Control: 45 minutes
Discovered By:  Occupant
Area of Origin:  Front exterior
Preliminary Cause:  Accidental, electrical
Additional Information:   As a result of the fire, the family has been displaced and is being assisted by the American Red Cross.


Anonymous said...

Wow I lived at that house when I was 8. That's crazy

Anonymous said...

Thank God it was just property and everyone got out alive! Those old houses burn fast.