(PARIS, France.) JUST IN: (VIDEOS) Major fire breaks out in abandoned building in Le Havre port, on Saturday smoke was visible kilometres away #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Oct.24: A huge blaze has erupted in an abandoned building in France’s northern port city of Le Havre, triggering the evacuation of nearby houses. Footage from the scene shows a large column of fire and thick clouds of smoke in the air: The fire broke out on Saturday. According to France’s emergency services, the building is an old warehouse that is currently abandoned:

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Le Havre police said on Twitter that they had started to evacuate residential buildings in the vicinity of the warehouse, and advised the public to stay away from the scene.

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The blaze has produced large, thick plumes of blackish smoke that are visible from kilometres away.

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Multiple fire engines, as well as at least one helicopter, have been deployed to battle the flames.

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Aerial photos show that the warehouse has been partially consumed by the fire.

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So far, no information on potential casualties has emerged. It also remains unclear whether anything was stashed at the warehouse or if the building was empty.

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#AceNewsDesk report …………….Published: Oct.24: 2020:

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