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by Prince Of Petworth — February 23, 2017 at 9:14 am 3 Comments

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A reader reports:

“There is a fire in Trinidad right now on Holbrook St. I think it’s one 4 unit apartment building. Lots of fire trucks.”

DC Fire and EMS reports:

“Working fire 1200 blk Holbrook St NE. Fire extended into walls & possibly attic.”

by Prince Of Petworth — February 21, 2017 at 6:47 am 13 Comments

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A reader reports:

“There was a huge fire at 5am in the house at the corner of 10th and Rock Creek Church Ext – right next to the mural. Flames were 20+ feet high when I finally woke up and saw it.”

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From AlertDC:

“DC Fire EMS reports the fire has been knocked down with 5 displacements (adults) with 4 dogs. The street closures remain the same at this time due to fire apparatus. Red Cross, DDOT, MPD and Ward Outreach have been notified.

Street Closures:
3700 block of 9th St NW
3600 block of New Hampshire Ave NW
3600 block of Rock Creek Church Rd NW.”

DC Fire & EMS reported:

“9th St fire under control. Still no injuries reported. Request @RedCrossNCR for 5 displaced adult occupants.”

Update 7am:

“DDOT reports the fire activity in the 3700 block of 9th St NW has cleared. The following street closures have reopened.
3700 block of 9th St NW
3600 block of New Hampshire Ave NW
3600 block of Rock Creek Church Rd NW.”

by Prince Of Petworth — February 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm 0

by Prince Of Petworth — February 15, 2017 at 12:15 pm 2 Comments

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Photo by mccormick

Thanks to mccormick from sending from the Starbucks at 14th and G St, NW.

DC Fire and EMS reported:

“14 St fire involved Starbucks kitchen ground level 10 story office building. Fire out. No injuries. Bldg evac. Working on clearing smoke

Starbucks fire contained by sprinklers until we arrived & finished extinguishment. Sprinklers save lives and property.”

by Prince Of Petworth — February 12, 2017 at 10:53 am 3 Comments

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Diana writes and sends the photo above around 8:45pm Saturday night:

“A sudden car b q on 12th and N this evening. Super response time by firefighters, so props to them!”

Cady writes and sends the photo below: “12/N. First responders showed up quickly and got the fire out safely. No one injured.”

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by Prince Of Petworth — February 10, 2017 at 9:25 am 11 Comments

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Photo by DC Fire and EMS

Around 5am DC Fire and EMS reported:

“Working fire 700 blk Md. Ave NE. Fire showing 1st floor 2 story row dwelling. 1 injured civilian.”

“Update Md. Ave NE. 2 victims enroute to hospital. 1 found in front yard and 2nd rescued from basement. Fire basement and both floors.”

“Md. Ave fire knocked down other than hotspots. No additional victims at this point. Fire was in basement, both floors & attic.”

Both victims at hospital are in critical condition. 1 FF being transported minor injs. Investigators on scene to determine cause.”

2nd FF tx minor injs. from Md. Ave. #1 critical victim adult male was found in front yard. #2 critical adult female rescued from basement

by Prince Of Petworth — December 30, 2016 at 3:58 pm 3 Comments

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A reader reports:

“Huge flames at Georgia and Fairmont St, NW. There about 9 trucks and about three ambulances that just arrived.”

Update AlertDC reports:

“Street Closure / Fire: 2719 Georgia Avenue NW The road is closed in the 2500-2900 block of Georgia Avenue NW. Please use alternate route.”

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