Massive Fire Erupts at Dubai Hotel

Towering inferno affected one of Dubai's most famous luxury hotels just hours before New Year's Eve celebrations.
1:18 | 12/31/15

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A massive high rise inferno in Dubai are working hours before the world famous fireworks display. ABC's out more court with the news coming in at this out. A towering inferno. Tonight want to do buys most famous luxury hotels consumed by flames. Yeah I agree. Coming under Doug getting beat. The fire started on the twentieth floor of this 63 story hotel it was visible from all around. The roar of the fire heard in video shot by eyewitnesses. It was just under three hours before Dubai was to hold its famous New Year's fireworks show starting nearby at the world's tallest building. It got a quote I don't typical Latin. But greatly don't want guard dog. Hundreds of people were evacuated from the hotel and remarkably fewer than twenty were injured according to officials. Undeterred they. Your celebration would go ahead shortly after the clock struck midnight fireworks burst in the air. Surreal scene with the hotels still burning in the background. There has been no mention of terror arson or any other official cause as investigators now dig into what ignited the massive blaze. Alex Marquardt ABC news London.

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