People trapped in Northwest apartment fire
Nick Boykin, WUSA9 with permission
WASHINGTON (WUSA9) – Firefighters heroically rescued multiple people Wednesday evening trapped in a D.C. apartment building by a fire, according to D.C. Fire and EMS.
The apartment building fire is in the 1400 block V Street, Northwest.
D.C. Fire and EMS shared a video on Twitter of its firefighters using multiple ladders to reach people trapped on the upper floors of the apartment building.
One woman suffered serious injuries that are non-life threatening. Three kids and one other adult were injured but did not need to be transported to a hospital for evaluation, according to D.C. Fire and EMS.