Thanks to a reader for sending the photos of this sad news on Sat. night around 8:30pm.
Another reader writes:
“Literally, the building was on fire. From all appearances, nobody was in the building and the fire was under control shortly after I shot this video. After I stopped shooting, the fire department put a ladder up on the building next to the patio the blaze was on and used a hose to douse the flames. Lots of fire department personnel on the scene, along with the usual array of ambulances and squad cars. Honestly, didn’t seem like a huge deal and looks like the situation was handled quickly and with a fair degree of ease.”
“Update – Ga AV – Correct address -3701 New Hampshire Av NW – fire knocked – no inj”
“Update – 3701 NH Ave NW – Sweet Mango Cafe – restaurant – fire under control – moderate damage – no injury”
More info as it becomes available.
More photos after the jump.
I hope you have a meaningful and reflective day today. We will back posting on our regular schedule Tuesday.
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