Fatal fire in Company 20's first due
Shortly after 0215 hours on Wednesday morning Prince George’s County firefighters responded to a structure fire in the 1500 block of Buck Lane.
The abandoned structure was well involved when firefighters arrived. After exterior operations knocked down the bulk of the fire, companies moved in to extinguish the remains and overhaul the structure. Once they went inside, a body was found.
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Bill Carey is the daily news and blog manager for Elsevier Public Safety (FireRescue Magazine/Firefighter Nation, JEMS and LawOfficer sites.) Bill also manages the FireEMSBlogs.com network and is a former volunteer lieutenant with the Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department in Prince George's County, Maryland.
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