Injured After Fire Breaks Out at Trump Tower

Smoke rises from Trump Tower in New York Monday Jan. 8 2018. The department said the fire started Monday in the heating and air conditioning system of the building

A fire broke at Trump Tower in NY district's Manhattan area in United States on Monday, NBC News has reported.

The Fire Department of NY says the fire started around 7 a.m. Monday at the building that contains U.S. President Donald Trump's home and business offices.

The building was not evacuated and no injuries were reported.

As firefighters battled the blaze, a plume of smoke spewed from the roof of the 68-story structure, which had been Trump's primary residence before his election victory and inauguration almost a year ago.

The 58-storey skyscraper is emblazoned with the Trump name and is a NY landmark - but what do we know about the building?

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Officials stated that a firefighter and a civilian were injured because of the fire, although the injuries were not life-threatening.

Numerous fire crews were still on scene an hour later, though the smoke lessened significantly. There were no evacuations and no one was reported injured, the spokesman said.

President Donald Trump was not at the high-rise at the time of the fire.

More than 100 firefighters have responded to a call from Trump Tower, where a blaze has broken out in the NY building. His son Eric Trump tweeted his praise of the firefighters for their quick response. NY time, reportedly by Secret Service agents.

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