In the 79-storey Torch residential skyscraper Tower, located in Dubai (United Arab Emirates), occurred a fire, reports news Agency Reuters.
«On the ninth floor of the building began a strong fire. The civil defence force and police are currently attempting to locate him», – quotes «Interfax» the representative of police of Dubai.
In extinguishing the fire involved a crew of four fire stations. Residents of the building evacuated. Information on victims didn’t arrive.
The height of the Torch Tower is over 330 meters. The building is one of the tallest residential skyscrapers in the world.