Crews arrived on scene to discover heavy smoke coming from the dwelling. After several minutes of firefighting operations the roof caved in.
No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Traffic is once again flowing along Rt. 5 as all of the fire equipment has cleared the scene.
Traffic Alert: Rt. 5 Blocked due to Building Fire at Bear Creek BBQ
Firefighters in St. Mary’s County are on the scene of a building fire in Callaway.
Fire and rescue crews were dispatched to Bear Creek BBQ located in the 21000 block of Point Lookout Road on Thursday, March 29 around 3:45 p.m.
No word yet on any injuries.
Rt. 5 in Callaway at Grandaddy’s Lane is blocked. Police are alternating north and southbound traffic at this time. Avoid Rt. 5 in Callaway at this time. Expect major delays.
SM News Net has crews on the scene and will bring you more information as it becomes available.