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West Ocean City Home Destroyed By Fire

The Worcester County Fire Marshal’s Office has investigating an house fire at 12332 Snug Harbor Road, Ocean City (West), Maryland which occurred at 12:55PM Monday, April 1, 2019. Firefighters from Berlin, Showell, Bishopville, Ocean Pines, Newark and Ocean City responded. It took firefighters over an hour to control the fire. The home was owned and occupied by Shirley and Marlene Bohn and their son who resided in a separate section of the home.  The occupants were not home at the time of the fire.  The home was not equipped with a residential fire sprinkler system.  The cause of the fire is accidental and contributed to an electrical malfunction.  No injuries were reported.  Anyone with information or questions is asked to call the Worcester County Fire Marshal’s Office at 410-632-5666 or email Senior Deputy Fire Marshal Rorbert Korb at rkorb@co.worcester.md.us

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