Eiffel Tower Closed As Man Seen Climbing
On Monday afternoon, the Eiffel Tower in Paris was being evacuated after a man was seen climbing up the side of the structure.
According to CNN, visitors of the landmark, which was built-in 1887, began tweeting pictures and videos of the individual climbing up the tower.
A spokesman for the fire brigade said firefighters are at the scene and have established contact with the climber.
Irish tourist Claire Murphy who is vacationing in Paris told CNN that the lockdown began at 2:15 p.m.