Fire Marshal still investigating shed fire in Leonardtown

By: David M. Higgins II

Leonardtown, MD- On Saturday, August 10, 2019, at 3:30 a.m., the St. Mary’s County 9-1-1 was alerted to a structure fire on Longmore Street in Leonardtown.

The Leonardtown VFD responded with 10 personnel and had the blaze under control in 25 minutes. The Office of the State Fire Marshal was called out to investigate.

The Fire Marshal lists the damage to be at $100,000.00 and the cause has yet to be determined. There were no known reports of injuries associated with the fire.

Image courtesy of the Office of the State Fire Marshal

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Office of the State Fire Marshal, Southern Regional Office, at 443-550-6820.

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David M. Higgins II

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in Digital Marketing, eventually leading him back to his passion. David started The Southern Maryland Chronicle in December 2017 and has grown it to become the #1 news source in Southern Maryland.

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