Voice Of Europe
May 27, 2019
The world mourned after the iconic cathedral caught fire on the evening of April 15. More than 400 firefighters battled the flames, which quickly spread along the roof structure, causing burning timbers to collapse onto the ceiling of the vault below.
But initial assessment of the damage reveals that the vault damage has weakened the walls, which could fall in if weather conditions are poor enough.
After the fire, that destroyed the spire and large parts of the roof, Notre Dane is structurally unsafe and could collapse with strong winds, a new report by engineers has claimed.
This article was posted: Monday, May 27, 2019 at 6:25 am