Fight breaks out on top of firetruck in Southeast D.C. (Video)

WASHINGTON — A fight broke out atop a firetruck in Southeast D.C. on Thursday, and the ordeal was caught on camera.

A D.C. Fire and EMS spokesperson says a man jumped onto the top of Engine 33 near the intersection of Alabama Avenue and 7th Street in Southeast Washington. Three men then also jumped onto the truck as the fight escalated.

Two of the men involved in the incident were arrested for simple assault.

Officials say there was some damage to the firetruck, but it is now back in service.

Editor’s Note: The below video contains language that may be offensive to some.

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