WASHINGTON - Emergency crews have cleared a scene after an early morning basement fire at a northwest D.C. hotel.
The fire happened around 5 a.m. in the laundry area of the Capital Hilton Hotel on 16th Street.
The sprinklers were activated and hotel guests were evacuated for about 10 minutes.
No injuries were reported.
Capital Hilton fire in basement laundry room knocked down. Smoke conditions in basement. Hotel currently evacuated. No injuries at present. pic.twitter.com/s1ULYmgRv4— DC Fire and EMS (@dcfireems) December 13, 2016