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WOC Residential Structure Fire

The Worcester County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a reported residential structure fire located at 9605 Stephen Decatur Highway, Ocean City, Maryland in Worcester County. At approximately 8 pm on July 9, 2016 the Ocean City and Berlin Volunteer Fire Companies were alerted for a reported residential structure fire at the above mentioned address. Upon the fire departments arrival, they reported fire extending through the roof of a single story residential structure. The structure involved in the fire was located in the woods which made suppressing the fire difficult. The fire was quickly contained to the structure of origin. No injuries were reported. The structure involved in the fire was not occupied at the time of the fire. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Chief Deputy Matthew Owens at 410-632-5666 or by email at mowens@co.worcester.md.us.