Deal Island house heavily damaged by fire

1280 Deal Island Fire

DEAL ISLAND, Md. – Maryland fire officials say a fire that heavily damaged a Deal Island home Thursday evening has been deemed accidental.

The Deal Island Volunteer Fire Company responded to the blaze shortly before 8 p.m., at a home on Deal Island Road. We’re told the two alarm fire took roughly one hour to contain, and was the result of combustibles being too close to a heat lamp.

Total fire damage has been estimated at $150,000.

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