Wednesday, February 6, 2013
2/5/13- Just after 10am the Box Alarm was transmitted for 1704 R St SE for the building on fire. This brought 10 Engine 3rd due and 13 Truck 2nd due. Units arrived moments later to find a 2 story apt building with heavy fire blowing from the Alpha and Charlie sides. The blaze resulted in two firemen injured and two civilian fatalities.