According to Community Fire Company of Rising Sun Fire Chief Matt Blakeley, about 50 firefighters from Rising Sun, Union of Oxford, Pa., and Water Witch of Port Deposit, worked at the scene. When firefighters arrived on scene, smoke was showing from all sides of the building.
Several pets perished in the fire. Animal Control was on location and some animals were rescued. County medics also worked at the scene. At least two people were displaced.