Leonardtown, MD – A fire broke out inside the open-top trailer at the St. Andrews Landfill residential drop off location.

Volunteer fire trucks from several companies and County Highways are assisting in the response.  Due to the amount of equipment and hoses, etc., on scene, the operational area is restricted.

As such, the St. Andrews Landfill will remain closed for the rest of the day. The Landfill will     re-open at the normal time on Saturday at 8 a.m. The Convenience Center will close at its usual closing time of 5 p.m. today.