Shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Friday night, fire and rescue companies were dispatched to a fire at 31 East George Street in Walkersville. The call originally went out as a house fire. Responding firefighters found the fire limited to a vehicle on or near the property. Multiple fire companies were called to the scene, but many were quickly put back into service. Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company and Walkersville Volunteer Rescue Company were both left on the scene.
The Fire Marshall was called to the scene by the Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company around 11:20 p.m.