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3 injured in NY Trump Tower heating system fire

09 January, 2018, 00:46 | Author: Kristen Ingram
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Authorities in NY said Monday that crews had responded to a fire at Trump Tower in Manhattan.

The Fire Department of NY said the fire started at around 7 a.m. ET Monday at the building, which contains U.S. President Donald Trump's home and business offices. Two others, including one building worker, were treated on-site for minor injuries.

Firefighters have contained an electrical fire that broke out on the roof of Trump Tower Monday. "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heros and deserve our most honest thanks and praise!"

About 84 firefighters were at the scene initially. The New York Fire Department was here within minutes and did an incredible job. Their mission is to put out a small blaze near the roof of Trump Tower.

Photos and videos of the scene showed smoke billowing from the skyscraper.

ANI said no injuries had been reported.

U.S. President Donald Trump was in Washington at the time.

The building is the headquarters for the Trump Organization and a residence for President Trump.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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