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Fire Marshal’s Office investigating suspicious vehicle fire


Date:  7/12/18

Time:  12:39 a.m.

Location / Address:   Causeway Drive, La Plata, Charles County, Maryland

Type of Incident:  Fire

Description of Structure / Property:  2012 Honda Civic

Owner / Occupants:  Sandra Valincia

Injuries or Deaths:  None

Estimated $ Loss: Structure: $ 9,000.00     Contents: $

Smoke Alarm Status:  N/A

Fire Alarm / Sprinkler Status:  N/A

Arrests(s):  None

Primary Responding Fire Department:  La Plata Volunteer Fire Department

# of Alarms: 1     # Of Firefighters:   5

Time to Control:  5 minutes

Discovered By:  Passer-By

Area of Origin:   Multiple point of origin

Preliminary Cause:  Incendiary

Additional Information:   Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Office of the State Fire Marshal, Southern Regional Office, at 443-550-6835.

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