A total of five boats between 18 and 30 feet in length were involved, including exposure to a nearby garage. All boats were dry docked. The fire was placed under control in approx. 45 minutes and declared out two hours after fire dept. arrival. The fire marshal is currently investigating the cause."[gallery columns="2" link="file" size="medium" ids="19599,19598"] The Abingdon Fire Company along with mutual aid fire companies worked to get the fire under control. Thankfully there were no injuries reported and the cause of the fire is currently under investigation.
Five boats were damaged in a fire at Otter Creek Marina in Abingdon, MD, at around 2 a.m. this morning. According to Harford County MD Fire and EMS: