Frigid Temperatures Bring Waldorf Volunteers and Surrounding Departments Responding to House Fire
By Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith
January 21, 2020

at 4:40 a.m. Charles County 911 received a call for a house on fire at Maplewood Court and Greenwood Drive in Waldorf. 42 fire and EMS members reported to the scene to find "fire showing" from the bay window area of the structure and "went to work". Command was established by Utility #3 (Schoolnick) who confirmed all occupants out safely. E31 reported "hoarder" conditions throughout and hole in the floor under the living room bay window. Fire was extinguished in minutes upon arrival, Command working with E31, T3, T1, E824, SQ847, CH825A, CH824, requesting ladies auxiliary and FM office. SQ847 reported "negative" on the secondary search. No injuries reported, Fire Marshals Office continuing their investigation.

Units: E31, E73, T3, T11, T1, PA129, U3, BC17, CAR1707
Mutual Aid: E840, E824, SQ847, BC885, CH824, CH825A,
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