Salisbury house fire under investigation

SALISBURY, Md. – Maryland fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a Salisbury home early Monday morning.

Officials say the fire was reported at 617 Truitt Street just before 4 a.m. We’re told it took 35 firefighters approximately two hours to control the blaze, which began in a first floor bedroom.

Fire damage has been estimated at $100,000. The family has been displaced and is currently being assisted by the American Red Cross.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. Anyone who may have further information on this fire is urged to contact the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office at 410-713-3780.

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