Residential Structure Fire - Sand Road, Pocomoke, MD

On Thursday, August 3, 2017 Snow Hill, Pocomoke, Stockton, and Girdletree were alerted for a residential box alarm fire at 2441 Sand Road.  Arriving firefighters discovered heavy fire and smoke extending from a two story dwelling.  It took firefighters 45 minutes to bring the blaze under control.  The cause of the fire is listed as accidental and contributred to the improper electrical wiring of a home fire and security system.  Anyone with questions or information is asked to contact Deputy Fire Marshal Christopher Vieira at 410.632.5666 ext. 5 or cvieira@co.worcester.md.us