(Updated at 9:37 a.m. Tuesday) Firefighters were spotted battling a blaze at a condominium complex in Scott Circle earlier this evening.
According to D.C. Fire and EMS spokesman Oscar Mendez, the fire started in the General Scott Condominiums, which is located at 1 Scott Circle NW. The fire was deemed under control by 7:18 p.m., said Mendez, who added that nobody was injured or taken to the hospital as a result of the blaze.
Emergency workers closed several streets around the area while fighting the fire.
Several locals tweeted about the fire shortly after it began:
— Landon Letzkus (@landonletzkus) March 21, 2016
— Josh Dorner (@JoshDorner) March 21, 2016
— Mike Chelen (@mchelen) March 21, 2016
— Billy (@billyisdabomb) March 21, 2016
— Caitlin O (@catiecat) March 21, 2016
— Becca S (@tsemei) March 21, 2016