Fire at French public radio complex, staff evacuated

October 31, 2014 2:02 PM

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Fire at French public radio complex, staff evacuated

PARIS (Reuters) - A fire broke out at France's public radio headquarters in Paris on Friday, forcing live programmes off the air as staff evacuated the vast Paris complex where major building work has been underway.

"The fire is not put out but it is under control," said Paris fire brigade spokesman Gabriel Plus, adding that there were no victims and that there was no longer any risk of the fire spreading to other parts of the building.

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