Residents were evacuated from an apartment fire in Northwest D.C. Sunday morning, D.C. Fire and EMS said.
Ogden St NW fire under control. Working on clearing out heavy smoke. Residents not evacuated are sheltered in place. Investigators on scene. pic.twitter.com/ooWlrwtOXn— DC Fire and EMS (@dcfireems) October 8, 2017
The fire broke out on the first floor in the trash room in the 4 story building located in the 1400 block of Ogden Street.
Firefighters had to remove some residents from ladders while working to put out the blaze. D.C. Fire and EMS said one firefighter has minor injuries.
The fire has been put out and fire officials are looking into what caused it.