Dubai's The Torch Apartment Tower On Fire

February 21, 2015 1:25 AM

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Firefighters are battling a fire at a 79-story apartment tower in Dubai, a civil defense spokesman said.

There are no reported injuries but the fire was fueled by windy conditions and had engulfed between 10 and 15 floors of the more than 1,100-foot-tall tower, named The Torch, witnesses said. The building was evacuated.

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