Notre Dame fire extinguished as investigators seek cause of blaze
Architects meet to assess damage as Paris prosecutor opens inquiry into cause of fire
The fire in Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been fully extinguished, firefighters said, as experts and architects met to assess the damage and establish whether the historic monument was stable.
Investigators were also keen to examine the building to establish the cause of the catastrophic blaze. The Paris prosecutor has opened an inquiry into “involuntary destruction by fire”.