Smoke Fills Seattle Sky as Firefighters Work to Extinguish Building Fire

Firefighters worked to extinguish a building fire in Seattle, Washington, on Thursday, September 1, according to the Seattle Fire Department.

The fire department reported that the fire started in a first-floor kitchen and then spread through the building’s duct system.

Video posted by the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) on Thursday shows billowing smoke filling the air in Seattle. The WSDOT said that the fire “may cause some smoke to linger on over to I-5” and warned drivers to “slow down when visibility is reduced!” Credit: Washington State Department of Transportation via Storyful

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