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False Alarm No Fire at 1 WTC Don Emmert, AFP / Getty Images

No Fire at 1 WTC

A fire that was reported at on the 88th floor of 1 World Trade Center on Wednesday was likely a false alarm according to officials. The fire was reported at 7:45 a.m., and it was supposedly extinguished by 8:30. But a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said that the fire was called in by a member of the public and it is belived to have been a false alarm. The report is believed to have been related to welding at the tower.

August 8, 2012 9:00 AM