Fire alarm at the Ice Hockey World Championship in Finland. Everyone involved in the stadium in Helsinki was evacuated. The duel between Denmark and Germany should have taken place at 3.20 p.m. This duel is now postponed for the time being. According to hockey reporters who are on site, smoke came up. The organizers then tried to clear the hall. A large number of fire engines turned out.
According to initial information, a fire broke out in the hall. Thousands of fans stand in front of the arena. The fire is said to have started in the kitchen, which can only be entered by the players. According to information from the Finnish emergency services, no one was injured during the incident. However, the game could also be postponed in the evening. There is no further information about the cause of the fire at the moment.