Deptford fireplace: 80 firefighters deal with blaze at flats as smoke seen throughout London

Deptford fire: 80 firefighters tackle blaze at flats as smoke seen across London

a city with smoke coming out of it

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Round 80 firefighters are tackling a blaze at a block of flats in south-east London.

Plumes of smoke have been pictured rising from the tower block in Deptford on Wednesday night.

The London Hearth Brigade tweeted: “Eight fireplace engines and round 60 firefighters have been known as to a hearth at a block of flats on Childers Road,” the London Hearth Brigade tweeted.

In a later replace, the London Hearth Brigade (LFB) stated round 80 firefighters and 12 fireplace engines have been on the scene.

“A flat on the sixth ground and a part of the roof is alight”, a press release stated.

“The brigade’s 999 management officers have taken 34 calls to the fireplace.”

LFB was first known as at simply after 7.25pm.

The reason for the fireplace shouldn’t be but recognized.


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