Washington, D.C. firefighters had to make their way inside old RFK Stadium Tuesday, July 5, when it was discovered the structure had black smoke coming from it. Fire officials said several different fires were in progress upon their arrival.
The historic stadium, which was the home of two Major League Baseball teams, an NFL franchise, Major League Soccer club and several notable events, was billowing smoke at the stadium’s Gate C entrance, according to WTTG Fox 5, at about 5:30 p.m. Eastern. The D.C. Fire and EMS said no one was injured. How the fires began is also unknown.