Fire on top floor of Trump Tower in NYC

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TWO people have been injured after a fire broke out on the roof of Trump Tower in Manhattan, the New York Fire Department has confirmed.

The blaze was reported to the Fire Department by building mangers who were initially alerted by the secret service a few minutes before 7am.

Fire officials say one person was treated for serious injuries and a firefighter was treated for minor injuries.

"There was a small electrical fire in a cooling tower on the roof of Trump Tower", the president's son Eric wrote on Twitter.

Three people have been injured in an early morning fire at the top of Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan, the New York Fire Department has said, as the city's workday rush began.

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Video from the scene shows firefighters on the roof of the 58-storey building battling the blaze and large amounts of smoke. Officials reported that the electrical fire started in Trump Tower's air conditioning and heating system.

"We had flames coming out of the vents".

Trump Tower, one of a number of buildings prominently emblazoned with the president's name, has been a symbol of Trump's presidency and site of protests since his election. "No smoke conditions, no fire inside the building", he said. Before he became the president, Trump's primary residence used to the in the same Trump Tower. He went on to give a robust thankyou to the FDNY claiming that they were heroes and deserved everyone's "sincere thanks and praise".

Once the investigation is complete, the results will be released, the spokesman, firefighter Jim Long, said.

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