Connect with us

National News

Fire Breaks out at Trump Tower Leaving One Dead

This was the second fire at Trump Tower since January.

Published

on

One person was killed today, and four firefighters were injured during the four-alarm blaze on the 50th floor of the Trump Tower in New York Saturday. FDNY firefighters suffered non-life-threatening injuries FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said during a press conference.

With the fire breaking out at around 5:30 P.M. it was quickly knocked down, when the FDNY declared the fire under control around 8 p.m.

Before the death was announced, Donald Trump tweeted his thanks to FDNY:
https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/982750459877380096
This was the second fire at Trump Tower in a matter of months. Firefighters responded to a minor blaze in a cooling tower on the building’s roof in January.

Did you enjoy this article? Consider supporting College Media Network's mission to support the next generation of journalists. For as little as $2 a month, you can help keep our site ad-free and the future of journalism alive. Go here to donate.

Erin Whitten is currently CMN's Senior Correspondent and is currently a student at Arizona State University majoring in Mass Communications and Media Studies.

Sign up for the Morning Scoop

and wake up with us each day.

CMN Reports

Equality7 hours ago

First Signing Starbucks in America to Open in Washington, D.C.

A huge step in consumer and employment opportunities for the deaf community.

National News9 hours ago

Steam Pipe Explodes in Manhattan

Smoke hovering in Manhattan is a traumatizing sight.

by , Senior Editor
National News1 day ago

Trump Is Changing the Colors of Air Force One

Because the Kennedy's were not patriotic enough, right?

by , Senior Editor
National News1 day ago

American University on Lockdown

American University is on lockdown after armed man is reported near campus.

by , American University
Equality2 days ago

10 Black Washington University Students Falsely Accused of Leaving IHOP Without Paying

"The fact that these 10 students, all of whom are African American, were scared and humiliated is unacceptable to us"...

by , American University
Academics3 days ago

Keynote Speakers Highlight Importance of Diversity at College Journalism Workshop

Some important reflections on an important topic.

by , Virginia Commonwealth University
National News4 days ago

Teen Who Urged Boyfriend’s Suicide Through Text Says It Was Free Speech

Apparently, the First Amendment extends to telling your boyfriend to get back into the truck and kill himself.

by , Penn State University
Entertainment6 days ago

Stormy Daniels ‘Set up’ in Police Sting Operations

A juicy piece of the Stormy Daniels saga.

by , Senior Editor

Top Reads