Fire heavily damages Fruitland home

1280 Fruitland Fire Sharps Point

FRUITLAND, Md. – A Fruitland home suffered extensive damage in a fire Wednesday evening.

Firefighters responded to a home in the 800 block of Sharps Point Road shortly after 6 p.m. for a reported fire. Fire crews were able to control the blaze in approximately 30 minutes, which began in the kitchen. Further investigation revealed that the fire was caused by unattended cooking.

Total damage has been estimated at $330,000.

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