Fire engulfs home in Dickerson -- Gazette.Net


Firefighters battled a large fire at a home near Dickerson Friday afternoon.

The home in the 19100 block of Martinsburg Road is “full involved in fire,” according to Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesman Pete Piringer.

The fire was reported at about 3:15 p.m. and tankers from Montgomery, Frederick and Loudoun counties responded. Piringer said there are no fire hydrants nearby and the tankers are being used as the water supply on the scene.

“This is a pretty large firefighting operation,” he said.