WASHINGTON - Heavy fire destroyed a house in Northwest D.C. Wednesday morning.
The 3-alarm fire happened in the 5800 block of Colorado Avenue around 6:15 a.m. A distress call was made for a missing firefighter who has since been located. He suffered minor injuries.
No other injuries were reported.
The house is believed to be vacant. No cause for the fire has been determined.
3 alarms now on Colorado Ave NW. Had a Mayday ((firefighter in distress) who is now accounted for and safe. pic.twitter.com/ywfMPVsFAa— DC Fire and EMS (@dcfireems) March 22, 2017