At 04:30 hours on Sunday, December 6th Singerly, North East and Newark were alerted for the report of a Working Fire at Baldwin United Methodist Church. Deputy Chief 13 arrived to find fire through the roof. Master streams from Tower 3 and Cecilton Truck 1 (Standing by in Newark for their annual awards banquet) were placed in service at the front at rear of the building.
Baldwin UMC members have graciously assisted Singerly by serving dinner for our members at the annual awards banquet numerous times over the years. Their congregation has been invited to hold today’s services at Station 13.
Office of the Maryland State Fire Marshal is investigating the incident, anyone with information is urged to contact them.
We thank Chesapeake City, Charlestown, Rising Sun, Water Witch, Oxford and Perryville for their assistance on scene and covering the district.