Building Fire Dewey Beach
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Firefighters from Rehoboth Beach, Lewes, Bethany Beach and Indian River responded to a structure fire at 2110 Coastal Highway in Dewey Beach at 0212 hrs on Tuesday August 9th. The business known as "Ed's Chicken" was heavily damaged after a vehicle heading southbound on Rt.1 jumped the median and ran into the structure located on the corner of Swede's Street. Dewey Beach Police pulled the driver who was uninjured from the vehicle before the fire engulfed the building. Fire units were on the scene for over 2 hours controlling the blaze. No injuries were reported and the Delaware State Fire Marshall and Dewey Beach Police are investigating.