Fire reported on top floor of Trump Tower

A smoke is seen rising from the roof of Trump Tower in New York U.S

Fire crews responded to the roof of Trump Tower for an electrical fire on Monday morning, the NYPD says.

Firefighters could be seen on the roof of the building as large clouds of smoke covered the midtown skyline.

New York's fire department said the fire broke out before 7 am (local time), the USA news channel CBS reported. There were no evacuations and no one was reported injured, the spokesman said. The fire was believed under control and no injuries were reported, NBC News reported on Twitter.

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The building served as Donald Trump's primary residence and workplace before he took up residence in the White House past year.

The President in Washington the time of the incident.

There was an unconfirmed report that two civilians and one firefighter received non-life threatening injuries. The New York Fire Department was here within minutes and did an incredible job. "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heroes and deserve our most honest thanks and praise!"


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