PERRYVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — A fire on the roof of the Amazon Warehouse in Perryville prompted an evacuation of the building, according to the Susquehanna Hose Company.
The two-alarm fire broke out on the roof Tuesday afternoon. The State Fire Marshall has ruled the fire as accidental.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings Issued, Flooding Reported Across Region
Officials said it was caused by an issue with the solar panel system on the roof. The building was evacuated as crews work to extinguish the fire. No one was injured during the incident.READ MORE: Frederick, Carroll County Schools Closed For Severe Weather Thursday
Officials have reported an estimated $500,000 in damages.MORE NEWS: ‘The Numbers Slapped Them In The Face’ Father Shares His Family’s COVID-19 Diagnosis As Thousands Of Maryland Students Remain In Quarantine With Cases Rising