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Before and after photos show Notre Dame’s devastation

Heartbreaking before and after photos show the extent of Notre Dame’s devastation.

An image taken on July 15, 2018, shows the 850-year-old Paris cathedral in all of its former glory.


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But on Monday, when a massive blaze broke out on scaffolding near the top of the building, the landmark’s entire top floor appears decimated. The historic main spire is also gone.

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The entire wooden interior of the building will likely be destroyed, said a spokesman for the cathedral. First responders were working to save the priceless artwork inside, officials said.