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France: City hall in Annecy severely damaged by fire

6 14.11.2019 Инфо

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W/S Flames and smoke billowing, Annecy, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region
W/S Firefighters; flames and smoke billowing
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The city hall of the south-eastern French city of Annecy suffered severe damage on Thursday, after a major fire broke out in the four-storey building, resulting in its evacuation.
According to preliminary data, the fire started in an electric circuit box on the third floor before spreading to the upper floor and the roof which has been 90 percent destroyed according to local media. A nearby school and a nursery were also evacuated.
A total of 90 firefighters were reportedly dispatched to the scene.