At approximately 1515 hours, on Sunday, June 4th, 2017, units from neighboring Saint Mary's and Charles Counties were alerted for possible shed fire in the 29000 block of Charlotte Hall Road. Units from Mechanicsville and Hughesville arrived to find a large garage, fully involved, with extension into a home, and several automobiles. Saint Mary's Chief 2A requested a second alarm, bringing units from Prince Frederick and Huntingtown to the scene. Engine 61 (Sgt. Montgomery) responded with 4 personnel, and assisted units on the fire ground. Engine 61 cleared in under an hour, and provided fill-in covered at Hughesville Station 2.
Photo courtesy of the Mechanicsville VFD (www.mvfd.com)