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Talbot County Barn Fire Under Investigation

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WITTMAN, Md. - Officials say they are still investigating what caused a barn in Wittman to catch fire on Monday afternoon.

The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says the fire started around 4:10 PM on Monday, at a 50' x 80' barn in Cummings Road. A passerby discovered the blaze, and St. Michaels Volunteer Fire Company responded with assistance from surrounding companies. It reportedly took thirty firefighters a half an hour to control the flames.

Although total damages are estimated at $60,000, there were no injuries reported. The Fire Marshal's Office says where the fire started is undetermined at this time, and the cause is still under investigation.

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