Fire Damages Garage In Washington County

12 collector motorcycles destroyed

Garage Fire at Mt. Aetna Rd.   (Photo from Md. State Fire Marshal’s Office)


Hagerstown, Md (KM) Fire damaged a garage in Washington County early Monday morning.

Just after 4:00 AM, fire fighters were dispatched to 21514 Mount Aetna Road for a detached wood frame and metal garage on fire. It took them one hour to bring the flames under control. No one was hurt.

Damage is estimated at $50,000 to the structure, and $450,000 to the contest.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says the cause remains under investigation.

Twelve collector motorcycles, a lawn tractor and numerous tools were destroyed by the fire.

By Kevin McManus