A massive building fire is giving off massive amount of smoke plumes throughout downtown Washington. D.C. According to social media accounts, the fire is taking part in a 9-stroy building under construction at 1700 block of M Street NW.
This is just blocks away from the White House.
Here is the dramatic video. WOW!
— Martin Dowideit (@MDowideit) November 8, 2016
— sabrinaross (@sabrinaross) November 8, 2016
Working fire: 1700blk of M St NW – Units on scene, PIO enroute. 9 story bldg. under construction, no inj reported at this time.
— DC Fire and EMS (@dcfireems) November 8, 2016
Looks like DC is literally on fire right now. Story still developing. pic.twitter.com/l7eoVRSp8E
— Siraj Hashmi (@SirajAHashmi) November 8, 2016
Happy Election Day! Washington DC is literally already on fire. pic.twitter.com/zjmUH80rEC
— logan koepke (@jlkoepke) November 8, 2016
This is a breaking news story. We will update this as more details become available.