The fire in a warehouse in Aubervilliers (Seine-Saint-Denis) darkens the sky north of Paris. - Twitter screenshot @PompiersParis

It is recommended to avoid the sector of rue Sadi-Carnot in Aubervilliers in Seine-Saint-Denis, one kilometer from the ring road. A fire broke out at the end of the afternoon in a warehouse, said the Paris firefighters on Twitter.

Work in progress: warehouse fire on rue Sadi Carnot in Aubervilliers, avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/13FRw1n9eR

- @PompiersParis (@PompiersParis) June 5, 2020

This fire stirred social networks - more than 3,000 tweets with the word Aubervilliers in it - with many videos or photos posted to show the violence of the disaster.

#France: Gigantic #fire in progress in a warehouse in #Aubervilliers - images https://t.co/YJMX65D4B0 https://t.co/fSsXMlWhwr pic.twitter.com/5Jw579Es4c

- RadioTamTam @officiel (@radiotamtamgabo) June 5, 2020

Fire in progress at #Aubervilliers
In the old mirror factory #incendieaubervilliers fire pic.twitter.com/eOhlyTnjDN

- Nicolas JAILLARD (@Nicolasjaillard) June 5, 2020

Big fire in Aubervilliers 🔥 pic.twitter.com/EtH0blWTHV

- Floki (@ Milas7771) June 5, 2020

The disaster is visible from the north of Paris but also several kilometers from the outbreak.

#fire of #Aubervilliers visible for miles pic.twitter.com/gaO24bgbXW

- adrien.lapeyrere (@adrienlapeyrere) June 5, 2020

Or not.

From Bordeaux I can see the plume of smoke from Aubervilliers

- eastwood (@EastwoodNordine) June 5, 2020

A little over a year ago, a spectacular fire took place in Aubervilliers. It had triggered in a disused warehouse of a large surface area and had spread to three storage warehouses.

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