By: David M. Higgins II

Mechanicsville, MD- The Mechanicsville VFD(MVFD) is currently responding to a reported outside fire on Budds Creek Road. The area affected is just after Mechanicsville Road(Coming from Leonardtown, MD)

MVFD is reporting that a tree fell on power lines, started the fire and that there is an area power outage. Readers are reporting outages in Country Lakes and as far away as Baptist Church Road.

Watch for emergency vehicles, personnel, and SMECO responding.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

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...