Firefighters respond to Decatur Street fire

by Rebecca Bennett

Photo courtesy Riverdale Volunteer Fire Department.

According to Prince George’s County Fire and Rescue, a fire broke out on the 4700 block of Decatur Street just outside the City of Hyattsville at approximately 4:40pm on Sunday.

The fire was located in a second story bedroom. Mark Brady from PGFD said the fire was caused by an electrical malfunction.

Authorities estimate the damage caused by the fire is $20,000.


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