Structure Fire
By FF/ EMT Michael Windsor
August 5, 2021

On July 22, 2021 at approximately 7:09 p.m., Dentsville Volunteers were alerted to the 8400 block of Dartrey Pl for the report of a single family house fire. Chief 1 arrived on scene to find smoke showing from the garage of the house. Engine 151 followed by Engine 12 arrived shortly after and made entry with the initial attack line. Units discovered a lawn mower on fire in the garage with no extension into the living area of the house. Units quickly extinguished the fire and evacuated smoke from the residence.

Units operated on the scene for approximately 30-45 minutes before clearing.

Units: Engine 151, Ambulance 158
Mutual Aid: Hughesville VFD, La Plata VFD, Waldorf VFD, Mechanicsville VFD