On January 1, 2024, the Salisbury Fire Department responded to assist fire crews in Somerset County with a vehicle submerged in a pond on Riley Roberts Road in Deal Island. Salisbury Fire crews arrived and found an SUV in the middle of the pond. SFD dive team entered the pond to search for any occupants, but none were found. A heavy wrecker from Simpson’s Towing was called in to extract the vehicle. The vehicle was later determined to be stolen from the Salisbury area. Maryland State Police were investigating.

– Fire News photos by Matt Rajala