Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
Share Stories  |  Traffic  |  Columns  |  Q&A     |  Get Gridlock:    Twitter |    Facebook  |     RSS   |  phone Alerts

Georgia Ave. @Girard reopens after fire

6:20 p.m.: DDOT officials report that Georgia Avenue has reopened.

6 p.m. Update: Spokesman Pete Piringer said investigators are still on the scene of the fire and equipment is still stretched across Georgia Avenue. The building was unoccupied, he said.

5:25 p.m. Update: Officials report that Georgia Avenue is still blocked. The fire occurred at the site of a two-story commercial building, they said. The first-floor fire did moderate damage, officials said.

5:05 p.m. Update: According to officials, there are no injuries at the scene of the ire in the 2800 block of Georgia Avenue.

Original post: According to D.C. Fire/EMS officials, Georgia Avenue NW is closed between Girard Street and Columbia Road NW. Officials said the fire is under control.

By Michael Bolden  |  March 22, 2010; 6:25 PM ET
Categories:  Advisories , Commuting  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Thunderstorms imperil p.m. commute
Next: Headaches on the horizon

No comments have been posted to this entry.

The comments to this entry are closed.

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company