Charlotte Hall, MD – Around 11:19 a.m. on May 25, nine volunteer fire departments responded to a barn fire on Tulip Hill Place in Charlotte Hall.

According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal, 60 firefighters, from Newburg, Bel Alton, La Plata, Waldorf, Hughesville, Cobb Island, Mechanicsville, Leonardtown and Seventh District Volunteer Fire Departments controlled the fire in about an hour.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. Damage is estimated at $250,000.

The barn and all of the contents have been completely destroyed. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office Southern Region at 443-550-6833.