Fire at Berlin’s Europa Center Tower

Fire on the roof of a landmark Berlin high-rise

Dark smoke rises from the roof of a complex that contains a shopping mall in Berlin, Germany, Oct. 11, 2016. The fire has been brought under control. There were no reports of any injuries. (Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP)

 

BERLIN (AP) — A fire on the roof of a Berlin complex that contains a shopping mall has been brought under control. There were no reports of any injuries.

A column of black smoke could be seen rising early Tuesday afternoon from the roof of the office tower at the Europa Center, a Berlin landmark located on one of the German capital’s main shopping streets.

The center was evacuated.

The fire service had no immediate information on what caused the blaze.

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Fire could be seen on the roof of a landmark Berlin high-rise.

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