Residential Structure Fire

On April 13, 2016 the Worcester County Fire Marshal's Office investigated a residential structure fire located at 432 Bank Street in Pocomoke City. Pocomoke City and Stockton Volunteer Fire Companies were alerted at 1:13 AM for the fire and arrived to find a small fire on the exterior of the home. A fire investigation revealed the fire originated from improperly discarded smoking materials near a trash can at the rear of the home. The home was occupied by Doris Bonneville and her son but is owned by Dean Guy of Pocomoke. Damages are estimated at $10,000. Additional questions should be directed to Deputy Fire Marshal Robert Korb, Jr., CFI, CFPS at 410-632-5666 Ext 4