A mysterious odor in an upper
Northwest commercial shopping area brought hazmat assignments to the
scene twice on Friday, November 10th.
Units were first called to the
scene that morning when the undetermined odor was first detected in
McGruders market at 5614 Connecticut Avenue N.W. After an extensive
search and taking of readings, the problem was believed traced to a
defective refrigeration unit.
Around 4 PM, an unusual smell
was detected in the store and a hazmat assignment was again
dispatched. McGruders and several adjacent