London Firefighters are trying to put out a fire that broke out on Monday in the east of the city. According to the service , almost 120 troops and 20 fire trucks went to the scene. The fire started on the 17th floor of a Whitechapel apartment block.
The many videos posted on Twitter show the flames and smoke coming out of the building. Authorities advise residents of the neighborhood to stay indoors and keep doors and windows closed.
Fire in Whitechapel seems to be spreading pic.twitter.com/ouchogVGgQ
— Gordon Hon (@422error) March 7, 2022
Fantastic photo of the new 64m ladder in use at #whitechapel London Fire Brigade doing what they do best 💪💪 Photo credit B Moffatt. pic.twitter.com/4eE3UYvGN9
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