Officials: Playground equipment damaged after fire; investigation ongoing

Courtesy of Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office

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A fire remains under investigation after Maryland authorities say playground equipment was damaged on Sunday morning.

The Office of the State Fire Marshal says just after 2:30 AM, the Fruitland Fire Department responded to a fire on Flower Hill Church Road, in Eden. Officials say playground equipment was on fire and discovered by a passerby. 

According to the report, the fire began on the wooden deck of the playground equipment. Officials report that the incident resulted in $1,000 in structure damage. No one was injured as result of this incident.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Salisbury Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal at 410-713-3780.


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