VIDEO: Watch Huge Fire in Turkey’s Istanbul

Fri Aug 19, 2016 18:49:58

A fire erupted at an office building in Istanbul’s Merter neighborhood on Friday sending plumes of black smoke into the air.

The fire broke out on the ground the floor of a 10-storey building and quickly spread throughout the structure, private Dogan news agency, or DHA reported, adding that it took firefighters some 45 minutes to get the fire under control.

The cause of the fire is still unknown. Several people who suffered from smoke inhalation were hospitalised, said DHA.

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