Eiffel Tower closed after intruder tries to climb it
PARIS, France - Officials say the Eiffel Tower has been closed to visitors after someone tried to scale it.
ABC News reports that the unidentified person tried to climb the monument Monday afternoon. A police spokeswoman said a team of firefighters, including a climbing specialist, was called to the scene.
Authorities didn't say when the Eiffel Tower would be reopened.