Commercial Structure Fire at Millville Lumber in Snow Hill

Firefighters from Snow Hill, Newark, Girdletree, Stockton, Salisbury, Fruitland, and Parsonsburg Volunteer Fire Companies responded to a report of a commercial structure fire at 6781 Snow HIll Road, Millville Lumber Company in Snow Hill, Maryland.  The fire was reported at 12:14PM on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.  Fire fighters remain on the scene at the time of this release.  Arriving firefighters reported heavy smoke and fire extending from a building at the lumber mill used to store wood shavings.  The building was a total loss.  The extinguishment of the fire was hampered by high northwest winds.  The cause of the fire has not been determined and is still under investigation.  Anyone with additional information or questions can contact Senor Deputy Fire Marshal Robert Korb, Jr. at 410-632-5666 ext 4 or rkorb@co.worcester.md.us

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Update of investigation will be posted after the on-scene investigation is complete.