An apartment fire sent two firefighters to the hospital and displaced eight people in Southeast D.C. on Friday night. Investigators are searching for the cause of the fire.
WASHINGTON — An apartment fire sent two firefighters to the hospital and displaced eight people in Southeast D.C.
It happened before 5:30 p.m. Friday. D.C. firefighters responded to an apartment fire in the 1600 block of Gainesville Street Southeast near the Greater Mount Joy Church.
Update Working Fire 1600 block Gainesville St SE. Had heavy fire in a 2nd floor Apartment. We will be transporting a firefighter with a non life threatening injury. Fire knocked down. Checking for hotspots. No civilian injuries. Investigators on scene to search for cause. pic.twitter.com/QtkNmUPMQV