By: David M. Higgins II

Callaway, MD- On Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 5:17 p.m., St. Mary’s County Emergency 9-1-1 was alerted to a structure fire on Piney Point Road.

The Valley Lee Volunteer Fire Department arrived with six personnel to discover a Wildwood Camper engulfed in flames. The units had the fire under control in approximately ten minutes.

The Office of the State Fire Marshal was called in to investigate the blaze. The fire was discovered by a neighbor and is believed to have originated from the interior. The loss of structure is estimated to be $10,000.00. The report also states that the preliminary cause is “under investigation”. There were no reported injuries with this incident.

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 443-550-6831.

David M. Higgins II is an award-winning journalist passionate about uncovering the truth and telling compelling stories. Born in Baltimore and raised in Southern Maryland, he has lived in several East...