George Washington University Dorm Evacuated After Roof Fire

Hundreds of students at the George Washington University were evacuated from their dormitory overnight after a fire broke out on the roof. 

The fire at Fulbright Hall started at 3:15 a.m. Tuesday. Video from the scene shows flames shooting from the roof. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to that area. 

Students were evacuated to a nearby building. They were allowed to re-enter the building just after 5 a.m. No injuries were reported. 

Fulbright Hall is an eight-story building that houses 250 second-year students at 2223 H St. NW. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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