VIDEO: Trailer Fire in Ridge Under Investigation

June 12, 2019

On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at approximately 6:25 p.m., firefighters from Ridge Volunteer Fire Department told dispatchers a trailer across the street from the firehouse was on fire.

At approximately 6:28 p.m., Firefighters from Ridge, Bay District, NAS Webster Field, Valley Lee, and 7th District responded to 13820 Point Lookout Road and Howard Way in Ridge, for the report of a trailer fire.

Crews arrived on the scene to find a single wide trailer with fire showing from multiple sides of the trailer.

Units operated on the scene for approximately 1 hour.

Firefighters requested SMECO for power lines that had fallen near the trailer and a Maryland State Fire Marshal to investigate the cause of the fire.

Updates will be provided when they become available.

3 Responses to VIDEO: Trailer Fire in Ridge Under Investigation

  1. Anonymous on June 12, 2019 at 10:59 pm


  2. The REAL Truth on June 13, 2019 at 2:26 pm

    5 districts respond to a trailer fire that was ACROSS THE STREET from the local firehouse?? These volunteer firefighter’s budgets must depend on how many calls they respond to!

  3. Mark Butler on June 18, 2019 at 10:23 pm

    Bored vollies just wanted to run a call. Bunch of firebugs down there, because they don’t run enough calls. Sad.