Thick Smoke Fills the Sky of Dubai After Fire Erupts Near Burj Khalifa

A fire erupted on April 2 at the under-construction Fountain Views Towers in Dubai. The blaze was brought under control within hours. Thick smoke from the fire filled the sky of Dubai.

The blaze broke out around 5:30 am near Dubai Mall, wpart of the well-known Burj Khalifa complex. Roads close to the area were shut down, causing traffic delays.

No injuries were reported at the time of publication, but the Dubai Civil Defence Force said that 3 workers were rescued from the building. Credit: Twitter/Anthea Ayache via Storyful