Fire sweeps through Dubai skyscraper, no injuries

  • A fire ripped through Dubai’s famous Torch skyscraper, one of the world’s tallest residential structures.

    The blaze spread in the 1,105 ft-tall building because of strong winds, and debris was seen falling around the place.

    The cause of the fire has not yet been determined. Hundreds of people had to be evacuated, but there have been no reports of injuries.

    The fire was extinguished and residents were quoted as saying that authorities acted quickly to control the blaze.


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