Fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris 15.04.19 21:57
A fire broke out at the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris on Monday evening, according to the French authorities and witnesses. André Finot, a spokesman for the cathedral, said in a telephone interview that the spire of the cathedral had caught fire. The cause of the fire remained unknown, and there was no immediate indication that anyone had been hurt. The fire alarm went off around 6:30 p.m., Mr. Finot said, adding that the cathedral had been evacuated.