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HazMat Incident at 13th and Harvard St, NW

by Prince Of Petworth September 27, 2011 at 4:01 pm 38 Comments

From @dcfireems:

“Update – Haz Mat (CO) – 1324 Harvard St NW – addl EMS units, incl Ambo Bus, Haz mat units assisting – bldg evacuated- EMS evaluating several

Update – Harvard St NW – Haz Mat – EMS evaluating several dozen – 3 have already been transported – expect traffic issues.

Update – Harvard St NW- 2nd Genisis Rehab Facility- high level CO detected -EMS evlauating several Ambo buses & other EMS resources on scene”

@PoPville twitter follower @visualglamour sends in the photo above and writes:

“Looks like they’re treating 15+ people + at least 1 being taken away in cuffs.”

More info as it becomes available.

Update 4:45pm from @dcfireems:

“Update – Harvard St NW – EMS evaluated several dozens patients & transported at lest 37 adults, incl 3 of whom were Priority 2, serious

Update – Harvard Rd NW – some streets in area still blocked – expect traffic issues – FFs & haz mat ventilating bldg 1318&1320 Harvard St NW”

Update 6pm from @dcfireems:

“Update – Harvard St NW – EMS transported total 43 adult patients – others evaluated on scene – 1300 blk Harvard St NW remains clsed”


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