Anne Arundel County Fire Department says that an electrical malfunction is most likely at the Podickory Point Yacht & Beach Club. First arriving firefighters reported two boats fully involved with fire. It took 69 firefighters approximately three hours to extinguish the fire that spread to three vessels and two finger piers. The Anne Arundel County Fire and Explosives Investigators responded to the scene and are investigating.
AACO FD says that it took 69 firefighters about 3 hours to put the flames out. Other departments that assisted were Annapolis Fire Department, Naval Support Activity (NSA) Annapolis Fire Department, Calvert County Fire & Rescue, EMS, Baltimore City Fire Department, and Queen Anne’s County Fire & EMS Commission.
Other Assisting agencies: Anne Arundel County Police, Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region, and Maryland Department of Environment.
Photo courtesy of Anne Arundel County Fire Department