Photos: Dubai Torch Tower Fire

Exterior fire involved many floors of the high-rise

 

Dubai Tower Fire

Smoke and fire rise from a high rise building at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. The high-rise residential tower has caught fire in the middle of the night, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and debris falling below. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai Tower Fire

Smoke and fire rise from a high rise building at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. A fire broke out after midnight Friday in one of the world’s tallest residential towers in Dubai, engulfing part of the skyscraper and sending chunks of debris plummeting below. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai Tower Fire

Fire damage is shown on the Torch Tower at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Firefighters have put out a blaze that broke out early Friday in one of the world’s tallest residential towers in Dubai, engulfing part of the skyscraper and sending chunks of debris plummeting below, the city authorities said. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai Tower Fire

Fire damage is shown on the Torch Tower at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Firefighters have put out a blaze that broke out early Friday in one of the world’s tallest residential towers in Dubai, engulfing part of the skyscraper and sending chunks of debris plummeting below, the city authorities said. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai Tower Fire

Fire damage is shown on the Torch Tower, center, at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Firefighters have put out a blaze that broke out early Friday in one of the world’s tallest residential towers in Dubai, engulfing part of the skyscraper and sending chunks of debris plummeting below, the city authorities said. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai Tower Fire

Fire damage is shown on the Torch Tower at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Firefighters have put out a blaze that broke out early Friday in one of the world’s tallest residential towers in Dubai, engulfing part of the skyscraper and sending chunks of debris plummeting below, the city authorities said. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

 

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