A huge fire has occurred at Notre-Dame Cathedral in central Paris on Monday , sweeping through the roof of the Cathedral. Sending flames and huge clouds of grey smoke billowing in the sky.
The flames and smoke coming from the spire and roof the Gothic Cathedral, visited by millions of people in a year.
A spokesman for the Cathedral told AFP that the wooden structure supporting the roof was being gutted with blaze.
The fire service said the blaze could be “potentially linked to ongoing renovations ”
President Emmanuel Macron cancelled a major televised policy speech he was due to give on Monday evening over the terrible fire ravaging the Notre-Dame