- Title: GERMANY - FIREFIGHTERS FIGHT A BLAZE IN BERLIN'S 18TH CENTURY "GERMAN CATHEDRAL"
- Date: 26th October 1994
- Summary: BERLIN, GERMANY (OCTOBER 26, 1994) (RTV - ACCESS ALL) 1. GV PANS TO BURNING CATHEDRAL 0.11 2. LV FIREFIGHTERS AT SCENE/PAN TO BURNING CATHEDRAL (5 SHOTS) 0.39 3. SV FIREFIGHTERS ON LADDERS FIGHTING FIRE 0.44 4. SV/LV MORE FIRE CREWS ARRIVING (2 SHOTS) 1.10 5. GV PAN SMOKE/CATHEDERAL BURNING 1.19 Initials Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved.
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- Location: BERLIN, GERMANY
- Country: Germany
- Duration: 00:01:19
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- Story Text: Firefighters fought a blaze in Berlin's 18th century "German Cathedral" on Wednesday (October 26) but on Thursday said they had the flames under control and had averted the collapse of the cathedral's dome.
Up to 20 fire engines and dozens of firefighters were at the site to fight the fire which had taken hold in the dome.
No injuries were reported.
The cathedral, located in the Gendarmenmarkt Square in East Berlin, was under reconstruction when the fire started.
The cause of the fire was not immediately known.
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