Date: 7-17-18

Time: 10:17 a.m.

Location / Address: 4090 Broadbill Circle, Waldorf, Charles County,Maryland

Type of Incident: Fire

Description of Structure / Property: 2 Story Single Family Home

Owner / Occupants: Mahmoud Khalifeh

Injuries or Deaths: None

Estimated $ Loss: Structure: $ 20,000 Contents:$

Smoke Alarm Status: N/A

Fire Alarm / Sprinkler Status: N/A

Arrests(s): None

Primary Responding Fire Department: Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department

# of Alarms: 1 # Of Firefighters: 5

Time to Control: 10 minutes

Discovered By: Occupant

Area of Origin: Exterior corner of Garage

Preliminary Cause: Accidental

Additional Information: The fire was the result of improperly discarded smoking materials igniting nearby combustibles. There were no injuries as a result of this incident and the family was not displaced.

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