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Chadwell Heath fire: 70 firefighters rush to fire that ripped through shop and flats


Ten fire engines and round 70 firefighters have been known as a shop fire with flats above on the outskirts of Essex.

The London Fire Brigade have been known as at round 3.30am at present (May 31) to a shop fire on High Road in Chadwell Heath.

The first ground flat has been fully destroyed by the fire in addition to a part of the roof of the constructing broken. A small a part of the bottom ground shop was additionally broken.

Ten fire engines attended

Thankfully, firefighters have confirmed there are not any stories of any accidents.

Pictures present hoards of firefighters tackling the blaze within the early hours, which appeared to be coming from the constructing Romford Delight.

Fire crews from Barking, Ilford, Romford, Hornchurch, Dagenham and surrounding fire stations have been all on the scene, with round 70 firefighters in complete.

Station Commander Nathan Hobson, who was on the scene, stated: “There was numerous thick smoke issuing from the constructing when firefighters arrived.

“Crews labored laborious to include the blaze and deliver it below management.”

It took the crews simply over an hour and a half to have the option to deal with the blaze, getting it below management by round 5.10am.

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The London Fire Brigade confirmed that the reason for the fire is at present below investigation.

The High Road stays closed in each instructions as firefighters proceed damping down the constructing.

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