Garbage Fire Extinguished in Arlington

Arlington County firefighters are responding to a garbage fire. Garbage caught fire near Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall (aka Fort Myer) and Arlington National Cemetery.

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Firefighters extinguished the fire, and a hazmat team is containing run off. The intersection and nearby streets are expected to be closed until about 3 p.m., the fire department said. It wasn't immediately clear what sparked the fire, or if the garbage truck was damaged.
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