On Christmas Day 2023, fire crews from Fruitland, Salisbury, Allen, Delmar and Pittsville responded to a working house fire on Coulbourn Mill Road in Fruitland. Crews arrived to find heavy fire from the rear of the home. Four dogs were rescued from the blaze. Crews worked 90 minutes to bring the fire under control. The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office was investigating.

– Fire News photos by Wayne Barrall