On June 26, 2017, Felton Community Fire Company, along with Goldsboro (MD) and Camden-Wyoming, were alerted for a commercial structure fire on Willow Grove Road. Fire Chief Kevin Sipple arrived on scene and requested multiple additional resources. These vacant structures were last home to a recycling plant and former home of San-Del Pickle. This fire was ruled as intentionally set by the DE State Fire Marshal’s Office. Agencies also assisting included (Kent County Fire Companies): Bowers, Carlisle, Cheswold, Dover, Farmington, Frederica, Harrington, Hartly, Houston, Leipsic, Little Creek, Magnolia, Marydel, South Bowers; (Sussex County): Bridgeville, Greenwood, Seaford; (Caroline County, MD): Denton, Greensboro, Ridgely. (Queen Anne’s): Centerville and Sudlersville. (State and County): Fire School, Fire Marshal’s Office, State Police, Fire Police, DelDOT, DNREC, Kent County Paramedics and the Kent County Mobile Command Post.
– Submitted by Rob Watts