Fire caused $100,000 in damage.
Smithsburg, Md. (DG) – Fire caused extensive damage to a business Sunday morning in Washington County.
Shortly after 11 AM, fire fighters responded to Smithsburg Auto Parts at 5 W Water St. in Smithsburg for the fire.
It took 50 fire fighters almost an hour to put out the blaze.
Investigators say the fire started when a radio antenna fell onto electric power lines that became energized, causing the fire in the building.
No one was injured and damage is estimated at $100,000.