Notre-Dame Cathedral Engulfed By Fire
The fire broke out early in the evening on April 15th.
One witness said they saw the whole rooftop collapse as the flames spread throughout the 12th century structure.
Around 8 p.m. local time, the iconic spire collapsed into the cathedral.
Originally built as a bell tower, the steeple at Notre-Dame stood since 1852.
The cathedral was being renovated, with scaffolding surrounding parts of the structure.