Afternoon Brush Fire on Marriottsville Road 2
By Fire Captain David Polikoff
November 27, 2017

Sykesville firefighters, assisted by West Friendship, extinguished a brush fire in the area of Arrington Road and Marriottsville Road #2.

Arriving firefighters found a large area of brush burning up the hill away from the road. West Friendship was requested to respond with an additional engine and brush truck.

Crews had the fire under control in under 45 minutes. There were no injuries.

Units: Engine 123, Chief 12 (Ruch), Chief 12-2 (Fleming), Capt. 12-2 (Polikoff)
Mutual Aid: Howard County Engine 3-1, Brush 3-7 (West Friendship)