Fire Crews Battle Marsh Fire in Bethany Beach Saturday Night


Fire crews from Bethany Beach and multiple other area companies battled a large marsh fire in the Black Gum Drive area. Bethany firefighters were called around 11:30 Saturday night. Firefighters from Frankford, Indian River, Millville, Roxana, DNREC and Ocean City helped to battle the blaze both on land and by boat. County Paramedics were also…

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Eastern Sussex Firefighters Battle Woods and Marsh Fire Near Slaughter Beach


A fire broke out Saturday afternoon off Mills Road northwest of Slaughter beach.  Multiple fire crews helped Memorial firefighters from Slaughter Beach battle that woods and marsh fire for about four hours.  Initial reports that 60 to 80 acres of marsh and woods were involved in that blaze.  Members of the State Forest Service were…

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