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Video: Fire In Dubai’S Almas Tower Doused Within 20 Minutes

Video: Fire In Dubai’S Almas Tower Doused Within 20 Minutes

UAE News
Fire broke out in building 'pole', say Dubai Civil Defence. The Dubai Civil Defence put out a minor fire that broke out in Almas Tower in Jumeirah Lake Towers, on Sunday. No injuries were reported in the incident. At 2:45pm, the operations room of the Dubai Civil Defence received information about a fire that had erupted in the 68-storey sky scrapper. The rescue team - consisting of firefighters from four stations - rushed to the site and found that the fire had broken out in a pole on the top floor of the building. Ash flew off the tower onto the street and the black smoke enveloped its front part. The building was evacuated to ensure safety of people. Within 20 minutes, the firefighters managed to douse the flames. The Dubai Police cordoned off the place. Major Firas Balha...