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Friday, September 10, 2010

Construction Materials Burn on Roof of Store Under Construction

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930, mebrady@co.pg.md.us

At about 11:15 am, Friday, September 10, 2010, Prince George's County Firefighters were alerted to a fire on the roof of a 1-story commercial structure.  Fire/EMS units arrived at 2020 Saint Joseph's Drive at the Glenarden-Woodmore Town Center and fought a 50X50 area of stored roofing and construction material that were well involved on the roof.  The fire was extinguished within 30 minutes by 30 firefighters on the scene.  The cause of the fire is under investigation and there were no injuries reported.