Workers Injured in Seattle High-Rise Fire

Three hurt in construction site fire

 

 

High-Rise Ops Staff

SEATTLE – Three construction workers were injured Tuesday by a flash fire at a high-rise construction site according to The Seattle Times.

The flash fire on the ninth floor of a Second Avenue high-rise was in a vault room.

Two of the workers were transported to Harborview Medical Center in stable condition.

Fire officials told the Times that no actual fire occurred.

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Three hurt in construction site fire     High-Rise Ops Staff SEATTLE – Three construction workers were injured Tuesday by a flash fire at a high-rise construction site according to The Seattle Times. The flash fire on the ninth floor of a Second Avenue high-rise was in a vault room. Two of the workers were […]

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