SOLOMONS, Md. – On December 28, 2022 at approximately 7:00 p.m., first responders were alerted to a commercial vehicle fire at the Navy Recreational Center, 13855 South Solomons Island Road.

Crews arrived and found an 18′ tow behind camper with a fire in the rear of the unit. Firefighters quickly deployed an attack line to extinguish the fire.

Shortly after, crews performed a primary search and overhaul of the camper.

Upon the primary search, firefighters rescued a dog that was trapped within the camper.

The crew from Ambulance 237 check out the dog for smoke inhalation and was released to the owners.

The scene was secured and all units cleared at approximately 8:22 p.m. No injuries have been reported at this time.

We will continue to provide updates as they become available.

All photos courtesy of the Solomons Volunteer Rescue Squad and Fire Department

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    1. Some folks live year round in their RVs on station. The owners may have been off station and left the dog in the camper.

  1. So glad the dog wasn’t hurt. I’d like to know what caused the fire. Maybe they should teach that dog not to play with matches. 🙂 🙂 🙂

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