MARYLAND STATE FIRE MARSHAL Notice of Investigation DATE: 3/3/2013
TIME: 4:54 a.m.
TYPE OF INCIDENT:
SUBMITTED BY: DFM Melissa Bean
LOCATION / ADDRESS: 5445 Kendall Street, Waldorf, Charles County DESCRIPTION OF STRUCTURE / PROPERTY: Vehicle fire – 1991 397 Peterbuilt OWNER / OCCUPANT(S): James Tayman & Caroline Shymansky INJURIES OR DEATHS: None ESTIMATED $ LOSS:
SMOKE ALARM STATUS: N/A FIRE ALARM / SPRINKLER STATUS: N/A ARREST(S) (IF APPLICABLE): N/A RESPONDING STATE FIRE MARSHAL(S): DFM Melissa Bean RESPONDING FIRE DEPARTMENT: Hughesville VFD # OF ALARMS: 1
# OF FIREFIGHTERS: 8
TIME TO CONTROL: 5min.
DISCOVERED BY: Passer By AREA OF ORIGIN: Interior of vehicle PRELIMINARY CAUSE: Under Investigation ASSISTING AGENCIES: ATF OTHER Charles County Sheriffs Office
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The fire started inside the interior of the truck’s cab. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. Witnesses or anyone with information about this fire is asked to call the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office, Southern Region at (443)-550-6834. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OSFM - Southern Regional Office, 443-550-6820