Notre Dame fire: Cause of devastating blaze revealed by French police

Amman, The cause of the catastrophic Notre Dame fire has been identified by investigators, a police official has said.

The historic building went up in flames on Monday evening, losing its iconic spire in the blaze. Investigators have now revealed an electrical shortcircuit was the most likely cause of the disaster. More than 400 firefighters worked throughout the night on Monday to bring the blaze under control.

Large aspects of the 850yearold building collapsed in the fire and a number of historical artefacts destroyed in the fire.

Source: Jordan News Agency