A Fire Erupts Near Burj Khalifa, In a Residential Complex

This Sunday a fire incident occurred in a residential complex, Fountain views that is under construction and is located near Dubai's biggest shopping mall.There were no immediate reports of any casualties or loss or lives. and a hotel ravaged by fire on New Year's Eve in 2015, authorities said.

According to some witnesses, "The fire broke out at around 6:30 am (0230 GMT) on a site near the Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa".  The world's tallest building witnessed the fire near by residential complex which is known to be owned by real estate giant Emaar.

After the incident the near by roads were closed to traffic, as a thick black smoke filled the sky enabling people to came out on the streets. The commuting also stopped to avoid any harm to the general public and health.

"Fire at Fountain Views towers has been brought under control; cooling operations are underway" says Dubai Media Office.

The Dubai government said firefighting crews and ambulances were sent to the area, adding however that there were no casualties to report.

It is known that the property has three towers each 60 floors high and had been due to be completed in April 2018.

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