Fire at the World Trade Center, dozens of people trapped

Fire in the World Trade Center, dozens of people trapped

A fire broke out in the Hong Kong World Trade Center, trapping dozens of people.

According to press reports, shoppers and visitors to the mall still remain in the building, only 20 people have been evacuated.

According to the South China Morning Post, about 100 people are trapped. A 60-year-old woman was poisoned by smoke and was taken to hospital unconscious, and three others reported feeling unwell.

A police spokesman said they had received multiple calls from visitors to the Hong Kong World Trade Center to report the fire and thick smoke. As of 13:00 (local time) there are no casualties.

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