Huge Fire Breaks Out in a Building Near Dubai Mall in Downtown Dubai

Today, a fire broke out in a building near Dubai Mall around 6:30am. As per a tweet from Dubai Media Office, the said building was identified as The Fountain Views which is a tower that’s still under construction and is set to be completed in 2018.

Authorities have closed areas in Mohammad Bin Rashid Boulevard. Dubai Civil Defense mentions that the fire is under control. No casualties have been reported.

Fire in Fountain Views Tower in Downtown Dubai

Below are tweets from Dubai Media Office and residents concerning the fire.

As of 8:37am, the fire has been brought under control

We will keep you posted with further updates.


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