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Exact moment Notre Dame Paris spire fell

Exact moment Notre Dame Paris spire fell

Last night the most famous cathedral, Notre Dame in Paris collapsed after a massive fire broke out. Notre Dame was going under renovations and it is believed to be the reason behind the fire.

The world is currently mourning the loss of the gorgeous cathedral. Notre Dame has suffered extensive damage.

Recently a video of the mishap has been going viral on the micro-blogging website, Twitter. A user, Patrick Galey shared the video which is captioned, “The moment Notre Dame’s spire fell.”

In the video, one can actually see the fire engulfed Notre Dame and the spire falling. The reactions of the people in the video are heartbreaking.

The viral thread that had already been retweeted about 1,14,875 times at the time of filing perfectly shows the emotions of the world and how they are coping with the loss.

The fire, after burning for about eight hours, was finally under control by 3 am CET (6.30 am IST) on Tuesday morning. The firefighters tried to rescue religious relics and priceless artwork. One fireman was seriously injured. It is the only reported casualty in the incident. They managed to save the main bell towers and outer walls from collapse before bringing the blaze under control.

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