A fire broke out on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in New York this afternoon.
According to reports, on person died and others were injured.
There is a fire right now in Trump Tower. Was small and then something happened where the size doubled in seconds! pic.twitter.com/NnFNHEfJBg
— Brian Lawton (@brianlawton9) April 7, 2018
At least five fire trucks were seen responding to the fire on Fifth Avenue.
Update: Trump says the fire is out.
On Twitter, Sarah Kendzior points out that this was the second fire at the second fire at the Tower this year.
Fire at Trump Tower is out. Very confined (well built building). Firemen (and women) did a great job. THANK YOU!— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1523140942.0
Trump is not in New York today. His family quarters are on the top three floors of the building.
Fire in Trump Tower worsening https://t.co/6T1VsOCsuP— Peter Thomas Roth (@Peter Thomas Roth)1523139352.0
#FDNY members are on scene of a 3-alarm fire at 721 5th Ave Manhattan. There are currently no injuries reported https://t.co/PKuPZBu70E— FDNY (@FDNY)1523140070.0