Fire engulfs World Trade Centre in Hong Kong, many trapped
Dec 15, 2021 - 07:09 AM
ISTANBUL (AA) – Several people are trapped inside the World Trade Center Hong Kong after a fire engulfed the major shopping center and office complex , local media reported Wednesday.
The fire was first reported at 12.37 p.m. local time (0437GMT), daily South China Morning Post reported.
A woman was reported unconscious because of heavy smoke billowing out of the building, while two others have also been reported feeling unwell.
Fire fighters are trying to douse the flames using two water jets.
Police said over 100 people were evacuated.