Watch: The moment the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris collapses during fire

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been engulfed in fire today and the moment the famous churches spire collapsed was caught on camera.

The cathedral is home to incalculable works of art and is one of the world's most famous tourist attractions.

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    The church in Paris, which is a major tourist attraction, was engulfed in fire today.

    The cause of the blaze was not known but the Notre Dame spokesman said the whole frame of the cathedral was burning.

    As Paris firefighters battled the blaze, part of the spire of the 12-century monument collapsed.

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