[NEWS] How the fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral unfolded – Loganspace AI

[NEWS] How the fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral unfolded – Loganspace AI

(Reuters) – Notre-Dame Cathedral went up in flames on Monday in a roaring blaze that devastated the Parisian landmark, a searing loss for the metropolis and for France.

Fireside fighters douse flames of the burning Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France April 15, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Following is a timeline of occasions:

– Spherical 6:50pm local time (1650 GMT):

Fireside starts in roof of Notre-Dame cathedral, primarily based on firefighters.

– Spherical 7:07 pm:

A Reuters journalist sees smoke and flames at Notre-Dame from a distance.

– 7:40 pm:

Fireside spreads to the gigantic spire of Notre-Dame cathedral.

French President Macron cancels deliberate TV cope with to the nation due to of the blaze.

– 7:fifty three pm:

Cathedral’s spire collapses.

– 7:59 pm:

French president’s administrative center says Macron is rushing to the scene.

– 8:07 pm:

Entire roof of Notre-Dame collapses, primarily based on a Reuters correspondent at the scene.

– 8:25 pm:

Paris’ Ile de la Cité, the island on which Notre-Dame sits, is evacuated by police.

Reporting by Michel Rose and Paris bureau; Enhancing by Nick Tattersall/Ticket Heinrich

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