Dozens investigating cause of massive Notre Dame fire

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Authorities in Paris trying to piece together exactly what happened before Notre Dame Cathedral was devastated by fire

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Massive Fire Breaks Out at Notre Dame Cathedral
Massive Fire Breaks Out at Notre Dame Cathedral A fire is currently underway at one of Paris’ greatest architectural landmarks. It has already collapsed the 300-foot spire of the building. The fire reportedly broke out in the attic of the 856-year-old cathedral before spreading to the roof. It was first was reported at 5:50pm local time and the building was evacuated shortly after. The cause of the fire is unclear, but officials believe it may be related to the buildings recent renovation work. The mayor of Paris has released a statement on Twitter urging people to stay away from the area. Anne Hidalgo, via statement Donald Trump also took to Twitter to comment on the incident. Donald Trump, via statement The Notre Dame Cathedral draws an estimated 13 million visitors per year and sits in the middle of the city.

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