Fire Damages Apple Drug in Berlin

Firefigthers from Berlin, Showell, Ocean Pines, Ocean City and Newark Volunteer Fire Companies responded to a building fire at 4:15AM on Saturday morning November 10, 2018.  Arriving firefighters discovered heavy smoke and fire extending from the building's roof for Apple Drug at 314 Franklin Avenue in Berlin.  Firefigthers were on the scene for two and half hours.  Fire damage was limited to the roof and exterior with smoke and water damage throughout the business.  The cause of the fire is accidental and contributed to an electrical issues with the outside sign.  Anyone with additional information or questions can contact Chief Deputy Fire Marshal Matt Owens at 410-632-5666 ext 2 or mowens@co.worcester.md.us

Photos Courtsey Berlin Fire Department