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France: Huge blaze breaks out at city hall in Annecy

France, Annecy
November 14, 2019 at 15:45 GMT +00:00 · Published

A huge blaze broke out at the city hall in the south-eastern French city of Annecy on Thursday, spreading from the main building to the roof.

Footage shows thick plumes of black smoke billowing into the sky as firefighters attempted to extinguish the fire.

All staff were reportedly evacuated when the conflagration started and no casualties were reported. The blaze is believed to have started in an electric circuit box.

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A huge blaze broke out at the city hall in the south-eastern French city of Annecy on Thursday, spreading from the main building to the roof.

Footage shows thick plumes of black smoke billowing into the sky as firefighters attempted to extinguish the fire.

All staff were reportedly evacuated when the conflagration started and no casualties were reported. The blaze is believed to have started in an electric circuit box.

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