Arlington, Texas 2021-04-01 17:00:11 –
Firefighters in Arlington are investigating an electric fire reported in a Falls Green apartment in Falls Church.
The flames fired from a sewer drain adjacent to one of the towers in the apartment. Roosevelt Boulevard 500 blocks Near the Eden Center, according to scanner traffic. According to ARLnow staff photographer Jay Westcott, he also heard the sound of an explosion.
At least some of the apartments have been evacuated in response to a large fire department.
Shortly before 5 pm, firefighters reported that the fire was clearly extinguished. No injuries have been reported.
Arlington County provides firefighting services to the City of Falls Church.
#update The fire is contained @DominionEnergy And @washingtongas Arrived at the scene. Residents at 505 Roosevelt Blvd will be required to stay out of the building until all permission has been obtained from field personnel. @FallsChurchGov
— Arlington Fire & EMS (@ArlingtonVaFD) April 1, 2021
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