Smoke was visible coming from the very top of the recognisable Dubai skyscraper
23 April 2018| Last updated on 13 November 2018
Fire fighters doused a fire that broke out in JLT's iconic Almas Towers on Sunday afternoon.
Yesterday's fire, which was in one of Jumeirah Lake Towers' and Dubai's most recognisable skyscrapers, reportedly broke out at 2.47pm, according to witnesses.
Almas Tower was evacuated as a result.
The event was confirmed by a Dubai Civil Defence official, The National reported: "“Fire crews were sent to the 64-storey tower to tackle the blaze, which started at 2.47pm. The fire started on the lightening rod of the tower and had been extinguished within 20 minutes,” they said.