Fire fighters are currently battling a fire on the 50th floor of Trump Tower, the building that includes the president's Fifth Avenue home in Manhattan.
— NewsAlertHQ (@NewsAlertHQ) April 7, 2018
Trump Tower is on fire. pic.twitter.com/HLnPtDR2kl
— Evan McMullin (@Evan_McMullin) April 7, 2018
Fire in Trump Tower worsening pic.twitter.com/6T1VsOCsuP
— Peter Thomas Roth (@PeterThomasRoth) April 7, 2018
One person has been seriously injured, NBC New York reports.
Trump says the fire is out.
Fire at Trump Tower is out. Very confined (well built building). Firemen (and women) did a great job. THANK YOU!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 7, 2018
UPDATE II: 8:37 PM ET –
One person has died.
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Image: Screenshot via Peter Thomas Roth/Twitter