Home Breaking News Elephant & Castle fire: Huge blaze near scene of previous inferno at...

Elephant & Castle fire: Huge blaze near scene of previous inferno at station

4

Despite the heavy rain, large flames can be spotted as passersby try to get away from the area

Video Loading

Video Unavailable

The video will auto-play soon8Cancel

Play now

Elephant and Castle: Flames seen rising following incident

A huge blaze has been spotted at Elephant and Castle in London, close to the scene of a previous inferno at the station.

Despite the heavy rain, large flames can be spotted as passersby try to get away from the area.

Smoke alarms from nearby buildings can be heard ringing out as workmen appear to be evacuating the site.

Just a month ago another fire ripped through the station as around 100 firefighters were called to the scene.

Then a blaze had broken out in arches near the railway station in south London a a fireball was seen by eyewitnesses.

(

Image:

Twitter / @dan_james_cox)

(

Image:

Twitter / @dan_james_cox)

London Fire Brigade said it took 14 calls about today’s blaze which they are now bringing under control.

The fire was in a building that was still being built.

We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

Please check back regularly for updates on this developing story HERE . Get email updates on the day’s biggest stories straight to your inbox by signing up for our newsletters .

Get all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you by following The Mirror every time you see our name.

  • Follow The Mirror on Google News – CLICK HERE and click the star

  • Follow The Mirror on Apple News – CLICK HERE available on Apple devices

  • Follow The Mirror on Flipboard – CLICK HERE and click follow

You can sign up for Twitter alerts for breaking news here @MirrorBreaking_ and follow us @DailyMirror , for all the latest updates.

Keep up-to-date with your must-see news, features, videos and pictures throughout the day by following us on Facebook at facebook.com/dailymirror

See all our social accounts you can follow here: mirror.co.uk/social

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/breaking-elephant–castle-fire-24703293