Fire at OC Elementary
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Just before noon, Ocean City Fire Department was dispatched to Ocean City Elementary School for a reported building fire. Assistant Fire Chief Jeff Aperance arrived on scene and confirmed smoke coming from the roof and requested additional units to assist from various Worcester County fire departments. Crews quickly extinguished a fire located in a portion of the roof. All students and staff were safely evacuated. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Worcester County Fire Marshal’s Office.