Image courtesy of the Office of the State Fire Marshal

Two injured in Hollywood garage fire

By: David M. Higgins II, Publisher

UPDATE 6/5/2020- The incident involved a fire on the exterior of a two-car detached garage which extended into the garage.

An adult male and adult female were injured as a result of the fire and transported to area hospitals for treatment of burn injuries. The estimated damage is $25,000(structure) and $500.00(contents)

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


Hollywood, MD(6/4/2020)- Units from St. Mary’s County are responding to Smith’s Nursery Road and Ingleside Drive for a structure with a reported explosion.

Units at the scene report two victims have sustained burns requiring MEDEVAC transport. Troop2(Maryland State Police Medical Transport), is en route.

Expect delays in the area, and watch for emergency vehicles.

Image via Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department Facebook Page

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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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