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Major Fire/Smoke around 17th and M Street, NW

by Prince Of Petworth November 8, 2016 at 10:50 am 8 Comments


Ben Grossman-Cohen ‏reports:

“Big fire on top of building on M west of 17th NW”

Update: DC Traffic Police reports:

“Traffic Advisory/Building Fire in the 1100 blk of 17th St NW/Street Closure on Connecticut Ave to 16th St from M St to K St NW”


“Building Fire/1100 blk of 17th St NW has been extinguished/no injuries/DC Fire are still on scene checking the building.”

DC Fire and EMS reports:

“Working fire: 1700blk of M St NW – Units on scene, PIO enroute. 9 story bldg. under construction, no inj reported at this time.”

Deputy Mayor Donahue ‏reports:

“Fire is contained to rooftop HVAC unit of commercial building under renovation; no injuries reported; @dcfireems on scene. @PoPville”


Stephen Meli reports from: “1700 m st nw”

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