Accidental fire destroys truck
ELKTON — A fire destroyed a 2007 Dodge Ram 2500 diesel pickup truck Friday morning, according to the Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal.
The fire at 249 Ed Moore Road, north of Elkton, broke out just before 8 a.m. Cody A. Schrier, owner of the truck, reported the fire, and firefighters with Singerly Fire Company were able to extinguish the blaze in 10 minutes.
The loss was estimated at $20,000.
Investigators ruled the fire was accidental, as a result of a failure in the engine compartment.