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"Quickly from the roof near the rear of Notre Dom in less than an hour it in both the giant spire, which just thirteen minutes later collapsed. Onlookers watched in horror today, the French government said twenty firefighters risked their lives to go inside. Notre Dame's two towers to fight the fire and save the gothic monument. We found many along the Seine, including the tarleton family from North Carolina reflecting. Why did you come here today? History. We wanted to see what it looks like now and get to be around the people of Paris as they mourn. Seth joins us now. Jeff officials still think this was an accident. So what is the latest on the investigation? Well, we know that there are about fifty investigators involved. The government said it needs forty eight hours to secure that site. So that note dedom- is safe to work in. But in the meantime, they've already started questioning today thirty employees from different companies, including companies that are involved in some of the ongoing restoration work. And we understand Jeff that so far everyone is cooperating very interesting investigation. Thank you very much. Among the treasures Sade was because he drills most sacred relic. The crown of thorns many believe Jesus war at his crucifixion gone forever. Is the forest of ancient Newsday frame up the roof. Now it ashes Roxana Saberi has more on what was damaged or spared the flames swept through Notre Dame cathedral so intensely. It's a miracle. Anything inside survived like, these paintings"