At a popular Christmas market in Berlin, tourists were confronted by a fire they described as “hellfire.”
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Footage from the scene shows flames breaking through wooden stalls.
According to official data, the fire was relatively small and no casualties were reported. Two people received minor injuries as a result of the incident.
One of them is a market employee who tried to put out the flames, and the other is a customer who was hospitalized due to smoke inhalation. The cause of the fire at the Christmas market is being investigated in detail.