EINDHOVEN – A fire raged in residential tower ‘De Regent’ in the centre of Eindhoven Sunday afternoon. The fire started around 5 pm, at the balcony of a penthouse located on the 32nd floor. Nobody was inside the apartment at this time.
The fire department arrived at the scene with many trucks. According to witnesses, non-stop sirens could be heard for a long time in the centre of Eindhoven.Around 5:40 pm, the fire was under control. All residents were allowed back into their apartments that evening.Only one person was slightly injured during the evacuation of the 34-story residential tower.Forensic investigation will be conducted to determine the cause of the fire.http://eindhoven.dichtbij.nl/112/uitslaande-brand-woontoren-regent