WALDORF, Md. – On Sunday, March 3 at 3:54 a.m., crews from the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to the 12000 block of Beaumaris Court, Waldorf for the report of a fire.

Upon arrival, crews discovered a fire located in the rear of a pick-up truck and had the scene under control in 30 minutes. 

According to the investigation report, the truck was parked in the owner’s driveway when he noticed the fire and called 9-1-1. Due the truck’s close proximity to the house, the residence sustained minor damage as a result of the fire but the family was not displaced or hurt.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. Approximately $40,000 worth of damage resulted from the incident. 

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Office of the State Fire Marshal, Southern Regional Office, at 443-550-6820.