Fire Victim Jumps From Window To Avoid Blaze

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    This photo of a dramatic rescue from a fire in on K Street in the Northwest was tweeted by D.C. firefighters.

    THIS STORY HAS BEEN UPDATED: One person jumped out of a window to avoid a house fire near First and K streets in Northwest D.C. Thursday evening, police said.

    Three other people in the house were rescued by firefighters. One had serious injuries; two were transported to the hospital with smoke inhalation.


    Sixty firefighters worked the scene.