By: David M. Higgins II

Waldorf, MD- On November 9, 2019, at 3:13 a.m. the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department(WVFD), responded to Merseyside PLace for a reported vehicle on fire.

Ten firefighters arrived and had the fire under control in about five minutes. The Office of the State Fire Marshal was called to investigate.

The preliminary report states that the fire was caused by a component malfunction the engine compartment. There were no injuries or deaths associated with this incident.

The loss of the 2018 Chevrolet Impala is $27,000.00.

Image courtesy of the Office of the State Fire Marshal

The Office of the State Fire Marshal is an agency of the Department of State Police dedicated to helping protect citizens from fire and explosion through a comprehensive program of education, inspection, investigation and fire protection engineering.  For more information on fire safety call 1-800-525-3124, log onto our website at: Maryland State Fire Marshal and/or our Facebook Page.


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...