Major fire at Istanbul hospital sends plume of black smoke into the sky (VIDEOS)

Major fire at Istanbul hospital sends plume of black smoke into the sky (VIDEOS)

A fire broke out at the Istanbul University's Medical Facility Hospital on Sunday, triggering a major response from the city's firefighters. Thankfully, the blaze occurred in a building that is not currently in use.


Istanbul residents were disturbed on Sunday by the sight of a big plume of black smoke rising from the Fatih district. It emanated from a huge fire that was engulfing a building under construction, owned by the Medical Faculty Hospital of the Istanbul University.