Jumeirah Lake Towers building ablaze
A fire broke out in a Jumeirah Lake Towers building, damaging several apartments and leading to the evacuation of the building’s residents, as well as those of the nearby Al Seef building. The fire, which began on the roof, quickly spread to upper-level apartments.
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