Three people were injured as New York firefighters tackled a small blaze on the roof of Trump Tower. According to the Fire Department, one firefighter was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and two other people were treated at the scene for minor injuries. Among them was a building worker whose injury had initially been described as 'serious'. The New York Times reports one firefighter was hit by falling debris.
The fire was reported shortly after 7am local time. Smoke could be seen billowing from the rooftop of the building, which houses a penthouse condominium owned by the US president and the headquarters of the Trump Organization.