At 1411 hours today the St. Leonard Volunteers were dispatched to the 6400 block of Broomes Island Road for the reported house fire. Engine 72, Tanker 7, Squad 7, Ambulance 78, Rehab 7 along with Chief 7, Chief 7A and Chief 7B all responded. Chief 7B (Schooley) arrived on location to find a single story house with heavy smoke throughout and fire showing from the basement. Company 7 along with multiple units from Prince Frederick, Huntingtown, Solomons and Dunkirk made quick work of the fire placing it under control at 1440 hours. The Maryland State Fire Marshal is investigating.
Command: Chief 7 Lankford
Basement: Chief 7B Schooley
Division 1: Chief 6A Clark
Safety: Chief 7A Richman/Safety 6 Montgomery
Photos Courtesy of SLVFD and PFVFD