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Playground equipment destroyed in fire in Eden

Posted at 9:27 AM, Jul 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-30 09:27:16-04

Equipment at a playground in Eden, Md. was destroyed in an early morning fire Sunday, the Office of the State Fire Marshal said.

After a passerby reported the blaze, Somerset County fire fighters responded to the 31700 block of Flower Hill Church Road at about 2:30 a.m. The flames were under control in about five minutes. 

No one was injured, but the fire caused about $1,000 worth of damage after originating on the wooden deck of the playground, the Office of the Fire Marshal said. 

Anyone with information about the fire should contact the Salisbury Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal at 410-713-3780.