Basement Fire In Maugansville Remains Under Investigation

There were no injuries, but a cat perished in the fire.



Maugansville, Md (KM) The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says the cause of a basement fire in Maugansville Tuesday afternoon remains under investigation.

Fire fighters were dispatched at 3:45 PM to 13,523 Wellspring Drive, and spent 15-minutes bringing the flames under control. There were no injuries.

Damage is estimated at $50,000 to the contents and the structure. Investigators say the fire originated in the basement storage area, and was contained to that location.

A cat perished in the fire.



By Kevin McManus