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Burn Injury From Outside Control Burn

On Monday, March 6, 2017 at 3:25PM the Bishopville Volunteer Fire Department was alerted for an outside fire with exposure to a vehicle.  Upon arrival firefighters found a S10 Pickup burning with a small field fire.  The fire was quickly extinguished.  However, the owner of the property at 9642 Bishopville Road was injured trying ot extinguish the vehicle fire.  He was transported to AGH by Bishopville EMS for difficulty breathing and minor burns to his hands.  He was later released.  The cause of the fire is accidental and contributed to an outside control burn.  Anyone with questions call call Fire Marshal Jeff McMahon at 410.632.5666 or email jmcmahon@co.worcester.md.us