LEONARDTOWN, Md. (WUSA9) -- Fire officials say three males were spotted running from the scene of a fire at a pavilion in St. Mary's County on Sunday evening.

The pavilion located at 22300 Meadow Lane in Leonardtown is St. Mary's County Government property.

According to officials with the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office, a passer-by spotted the fire at 5:35 p.m. Sunday as well as three people running away.

After firefighters extinguished the fire inside the pavilion, investigators determined the fire was started by igniting combustible items.

Officials continue to investigate the incident.

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