WASHINGTON - No injuries were reported after a fire damaged a house under construction in Capitol Hill. The fire was reported just before 5:30 a.m. in the 600 block of A Street in the Northeast.
Firefighters say no one was inside of the house and that the fire was contained before it spread to other structures.
The cause of the fire is under investigation. Several roads are closed in the area while fire crews are at the scene.
Update Working Fire 600 block A St. SE. All fire in roof and attic knocked down. #DCsBravest prevented spread to adjacent attached house. Additional resources requested to relieve firefighters in original attack. No injuries. pic.twitter.com/zcHQTd1Loo— DC Fire and EMS (@dcfireems) March 23, 2018